Thesaurus / ill-timed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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A murmur of disapproval went through the crowd at this ill-timed joke.
GARMAN AND WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
Genially, he took a fresh grip on the arm Charles had almost detached, and therewith went off into an ill-timed long rigmarole.
ANGELA'S BUSINESSHENRY SYDNOR HARRISON
It was not in him to say to the wife of his bosom that Mr. Slope's sermon was ill-timed, impertinent, and vexatious.
BARCHESTER TOWERSANTHONY TROLLOPE
The Cardinal of Florence cut short the ill-timed sermon, demanding whether he accepted the pontificate.
I thought the joke obvious and ill-timed and sleepily said so.
But he got himself well thrashed once more for this ill-timed speech.
THE BOOK OF NOODLESW. A. CLOUSTON
The good-natured official suppressed his ill-timed laughter, however, as he diverted the subject.
Their very presence was ill-timed; and jarred upon Catherine's nerves.
The answer was so abrupt in tone that you would have said he was irritated at her remark, judging it unnecessary and ill-timed.
Jessie's ill-timed remarks had affected him but little, for, alas!

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.