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Definition of "inopportune" []

  • Inappropriate or ill-timed; not opportune. (adjective)
  • Not opportune; inappropriate or badly timed (adjective)

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Use "inopportune" in a sentence
  • ""We competed well tonight but we turned the ball over in inopportune times," Magic coach Johnny Davis said."
  • "His presence in Miss Moore's house at a time so inopportune is unexplained."
  • "I’m sure every person on this earth has at one time or another experienced a moment of discomfort even in inopportune moments in public."