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Any of the four could take home the award with a strong second half, though all run the risk of someone else’s untimely injury thrusting them back into the starting lineup.HALFWAY THROUGH THE WNBA SEASON, WHO’S LEADING THE AWARDS RACE?HOWARD MEGDALAUGUST 10, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
On average, the detainees were just 42 years old when they died, leading the researchers to conclude that the health care decisions made by detention center staff could have contributed to their untimely deaths.FEW IMMIGRANTS IN DETENTION HAVE BEEN VACCINATED. THAT NEEDS TO CHANGE.NICOLE NAREAJULY 14, 2021VOX
I’m not alone here, and I can’t, under any circumstances, let the other occupant know where I am, lest I meet an untimely end.I FINISHED HALF-LIFE: ALYX IN 12 HOURS AND CAN'T STOP THINKING ABOUT ITMATTHEW GAULTMARCH 23, 2020TIME
In Tayabas the officiousness of the Governor almost brought him to an untimely end.THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
You may be overheard, and give pain or cause annoyance by your untimely conversation.THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Topping must not be delayed after the blossoming, in order that all danger from an untimely frost may be avoided.TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
As a snail which melteth, let every one of them pass away, like the untimely birth of a woman, that they may not see the sun.A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
WORDS RELATED TO UNTIMELY
- bad form
- out of line
- out of place
- way off
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