adjective, un·time·li·er, un·time·li·est.
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Origin of untimely
OTHER WORDS FROM untimelyun·time·li·ness, noun
Words nearby untimely
Example sentences from the Web for untimely
“All members of the Court and the public announce the untimely death of Lucia Aielli,” the announcement said.Days of Mafia Mayhem Are Wracking Italy Once Again|Barbie Latza Nadeau|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He saves the helpless from burning buildings and puppies from untimely deaths.The Ugly Truth About Cory Booker, New Jersey’s Golden Boy|Olivia Nuzzi|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For stories, for life, and the amazing meals we shared before his untimely death.
This whole thing resembles, in a way, the rise and untimely fall of Kurt Cobain.Addiction & Fame: How Flappy Bird is the App Store’s Grunge Moment|Leigh Alexander|February 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Whoever sold Hoffman this brand of narcotic aided in his untimely death.Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Deadly ‘Ace of Spades' Heroin|Marlow Stern|February 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I doubt not that he would have been made Lord Mayor but for his untimely death.For Faith and Freedom|Walter Besant
With the emotions called forth by this untimely apparition, do you suppose that I remained in the crowd in the narrow street?Seven Frozen Sailors|George Manville Fenn
Having never seen a circumstantial account of his untimely and melancholy end, I will give it.Nathan Hale|Jean Christie Root
"For heaven's sake don't leave me any or Jack will think I am conspiring to bring about your untimely end," said Jean.The Angel of Terror|Edgar Wallace
He had been more to me than any of my other companions, and deeply I sorrowed over his untimely fate.Confessions of a Thug|Philip Meadows Taylor
British Dictionary definitions for untimely
Derived forms of untimelyuntimeliness, noun
Idioms and Phrases with untimely
see come to an (untimely) end.