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well-timed

[wel-tahymd]
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adjective
  1. fittingly or appropriately timed; opportune; timely: a well-timed demand for new legislation.
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Origin of well-timed

First recorded in 1625–35
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well-timed

adjective (well timed when postpositive)
  1. happening or scheduled to happen at an appropriate or suitable time
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