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Meaning of INOPPORTUNE

Pronunciation:  in`√Ępur'toon

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  not opportune; "arrived at a most inopportune hour"; "an inopportune visit"
 

INOPPORTUNE is a 11 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: ill timed(p), ill-timed(a), inconvenient, unseasonable, untimely, wrong
 
 Antonyms: opportune
 
 See Also: disadvantageous, harmful

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\In*op`por*tune"\, a. [L. inopportunus: cf. F.
inopportun. See {In-} not, and {Opportune}.]
Not opportune; inconvenient; unseasonable; as, an inopportune
occurrence, remark, etc.

      No visit could have been more inopportune. --T. Hook.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bad, futile, ill-advised, ill-considered, ill-seasoned, ill-suited, ill-timed, impolitic, improper, inadvisable, inappropriate, inapt, inauspicious, incongruous, inconvenient, inept, inexpedient, infelicitous, intempestive, intrusive, irrelevant, late, mal a propos, malapropos, mistimed, off base, out of line, out of phase, out of place, out of time, premature, too late, too soon, unbefitting, undesirable, unfavorable, unfit, unfitting, unfortunate, unhandy, unhappy, unlucky, unmeet, unprofitable, unpropitious, unready, unripe, unseasonable, unseemly, unsuitable, untimely, untoward, unwise, wrong
 

 

 

 

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