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untimeous

[uhn-tahy-muh s] /ʌnˈtaɪ məs/
adjective, Scot.
1.
Origin of untimeous
1490-1500
1490-1500; un-1 + timeous
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  • Were it not for exposing myself at this untimeous hour, I would raise the town, and pull it down at the head of the people.

  • On the untimeous harangue into which Bruce is made to pass on p. 239 I have spoken in its place.

    The Bruce John Barbour
  • Gushing over Marys untimeous end, he speaks of Godwins life as blighted by her death.

    The Real Shelley, Vol. II (of 2) John Cordy Jeaffreson
  • Ou, bravely; I believe he came to some untimeous end hereaway about?

    The Life of Mansie Wauch David Macbeth Moir
  • And whoever meets Nell Cook is bound to die some untimeous death within the year!

    The Ingoldsby Country Charles G. (Charles George) Harper

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