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adjective as in timely

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Titanic has sometimes made $50,000 in a few weeks of well-timed chipping and putting at golf resorts.

Like Stealth Wear, the Off Pocket received a well-timed boost from the news.

He took on the unions that were again attempting to extort New Yorkers with well-timed strikes.

It was only a well-timed grab to the chest area that kept her upright.

The most obvious example of special-interest pandering was his well-timed “evolution” favoring gay marriage.

With honeyed words, and well-timed flattery she detached State after State from the Union.

The aim was excellent, and well-timed shrapnel would have been very damaging.

It has been esteemed a well-timed, as well as a well-merited compliment here, and has its good effects.

It was very clear now to Frances Forsyth that Mrs. Bladon's manœuvre had been well timed.

But for this well-timed obliteration, the sharp-eyed savages could not have failed to note the traces of its recent occupancy.


On this page you'll find 24 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to well-timed, such as: auspicious, favorable, opportune, and seasonable.

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