Definition Of ill-timed


done or occurring at an inappropriate time.

an extremely ill-timed announcement

Example Of ill-timed

  • Often those attempting something positive were scythed down by ill-timed interventions.

  • The ambition was laudable but the execution was marred by a series of ill-timed and increasingly expensive acquisitions.

  • The April festival has been sunk by an ill-timed deluge of rain.

  • The criticism was ill-timed , but all we can do is win football games and this performance answered everybody.

  • The scheme is ill-timed , ill-judged, ill-planned and ill-prepared.

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