- (at an inopportune time): inopportune; see also Thesaurus:untimely
- (early, premature): before time, early, premature; see also Thesaurus:premature
- (at an inopportune time): opportune, timely
- (early, premature):
taking place at an inopportune time
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- c. 1606, William Shakespeare, “The Tragedie of Macbeth”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies: Published According to the True Originall Copies (First Folio), London: […] Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358, [Act V, scene viii]:
- Macduff was from his mother's womb / Untimely ripped.