unearthly hour/time

Definition of unearthly hour/time


  1. :  unreasonably early or late She was up at an/some unearthly hour. We left at the unearthly time of 4:00 a.m.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  not earthly: such as

    :  not mundane :  ideal

    :  not terrestrial

  1. :  a time or office for daily liturgical devotion

    :  canonical hour

    :  the 24th part of a day :  60 minutes

  1. :  the measured or measurable period during which an action, process, or condition exists or continues :  duration

    :  a nonspatial continuum that is measured in terms of events which succeed one another from past through present to future

    :  leisure

  1. :  to arrange or set the time of :  schedule

    :  to regulate (a watch) to keep correct time

    :  to set the tempo, speed, or duration of

  1. :  of or relating to time

    :  recording time

    :  timed to ignite or explode at a specific moment

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to cast off or become cast off

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