from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Occurring or done at an opportune time: a well-timed remark.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Happening at an opportune or advantageous time.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Done at a good or suitable time; opportune.
  • Keeping accurate time: as, well-timed oars.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. done or happening at the appropriate or proper time
  • adv. at an opportune time


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