Adjective(1) badly timed(2) uncommonly early or before the expected time
Adverb(1) too soon; in a premature manner
(1) The public are also being asked to discuss their wishes with their family so that there will be no hesitation or confusion in the event of untimely death.(2) Currency weakness pushed up inflation, an untimely event as it reinforced price pressures that had resulted from soaring oil prices.(3) Also, I am really surprised today about the untimely and inappropriate comments the leader of the National Party made this afternoon about our major trading partners.(4) One way to dodge an untimely demise is to gather information about potential predators in advance of an attack.(5) The most significant political consequence of his untimely death was the elevation of the man who actually achieved that goal.(6) In the event of an untimely death the state would automatically assume her assets, not her mother or closest relative,(7) Gathering Dust's untimely death is unfortunate; most obviously, it was a decent collection which plugged a gap in the band's catalogue.(8) So much for bequeathing your ├ö├ç├┐personal account├ö├ç├û to your kids in the event of your untimely demise.(9) And now, two years after his untimely death, events come full circle as he brings to life his novel on the TPM stage.(10) The rural programme of Tata AIG was targeted to create an asset for the rural poor in the form of hedging their economic loss in the event of an untimely loss of an earning member.(11) In the event of his untimely death, my instructions tell me to forward this book to you.(12) That's not something he's accustomed to - whether it's illegal substances or an untimely change in citizenship.(13) After a brief pause he decided to continue so that all wouldn't get dragged down in the untimely events they just learned about.(14) David, reacting to James' untimely outburst, commanded his retinue of elite combatants to fight their way to the exit.(15) Increased drying time may mean greater harvest losses due to untimely rainfall.(16) A letter of wishes can be sent to the trustees of the pension scheme by Peter clearly indicating that he wishes Jane to receive all benefits payable in the event of his untimely death.
(1) untimely death :: abandulelayo
1. ill-timed ::
2. premature ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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...I realized his UNTIMELY demise provided
me with the opportunity to replace him...
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 4
He was knighted almost immediately
after his master's UNTIMELY death.
Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4
I married her Aunt Lysa
shortly before my beloved's UNTIMELY death.
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 2
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