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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 un·time·ly /ˌʌnˈtaɪmli/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Un·time·ly, a. Not timely; done or happening at an unnatural, unusual, or improper time; unseasonable; premature; inopportune; as, untimely frosts; untimely remarks; an untimely death.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Un·time·ly, adv. Out of the natural or usual time; inopportunely; prematurely; unseasonably. “Let them know . . . what's untimely done.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: badly timed; "an ill-timed intervention"; "you think my
             intrusion unseasonable"; "an untimely remark"; "it was
             the wrong moment for a joke" [syn: ill-timed(a), ill
             timed(p), unseasonable, wrong]
      2: uncommonly early or before the expected time; "illness led
         to his premature death"; "alcohol brought him to an
         untimely end" [syn: premature]
      adv : too soon; in a premature manner; "I spoke prematurely" [syn: