Simple Definition of inopportune
: not suitable or right for a particular situation
: done or happening at the wrong time
Examples of inopportune in a sentence
He always shows up at the most inopportune times.
an inopportune sale of stocks
Origin and Etymology of inopportune
Latin inopportunus, from in- + opportunus opportune
First Known Use: circa 1507
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