well-timed

[ wel-tahymd ]
/ ˈwɛlˈtaɪmd /

adjective

fittingly or appropriately timed; opportune; timely: a well-timed demand for new legislation.

Nearby words

  1. well-taught,
  2. well-tempered,
  3. well-thought-of,
  4. well-thought-out,
  5. well-thumbed,
  6. well-to-do,
  7. well-trained,
  8. well-traveled,
  9. well-travelled,
  10. well-treated

Origin of well-timed

First recorded in 1625–35

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British Dictionary definitions for well-timed

well-timed

adjective (well timed when postpositive)

happening or scheduled to happen at an appropriate or suitable time
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