unseasonably


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un·sea·son·a·ble

 (ŭn-sē′zə-nə-bəl)
adj.
1. Not suitable to or appropriate for the season.
2. Not characteristic of the time of year: unseasonable weather.
3. Poorly timed; inopportune.

un·sea′son·a·ble·ness n.
un·sea′son·a·bly adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.unseasonably - not in accordance with the seasonunseasonably - not in accordance with the season; "it was unseasonably cold"
seasonably - in accordance with the season; "it was seasonably cold"
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Translations

unseasonably

[ʌnˈsiːznəblɪ] ADV we had an unseasonably warm springtuvimos una primavera calurosa para esa época del año
it was unseasonably mild for late Januaryhacía un tiempo muy moderado para estar a últimos de enero
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

unseasonably

[ˌʌnˈsiːzənəbli] adv
unseasonably mild → anormalement doux(douce), doux pour la saison(douce)
unseasonably cold → anormalement froid(e), froid(e) pour la saison
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

unseasonably

adv(für die Jahreszeit) ungewöhnlich or außergewöhnlich; we had an unseasonably warm/cold/mild winterwir hatten einen (für die Jahreszeit) ungewöhnlich warmen/kalten/milden Winter
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
References in classic literature ?
He looked like a ghost evoked unseasonably from the grave.
The sound cheered them greatly; but halting to make out by listening from what quarter it came they heard unseasonably another noise which spoiled the satisfaction the sound of the water gave them, especially for Sancho, who was by nature timid and faint-hearted.
These are something like grievances, and make me think the weather most unseasonably close."
But you needn't mind that; I shall never trouble you again by intruding my company upon you so unseasonably.'
'Yes, Jenny, yes.' But Riah glanced towards the door, as if he thought his principal might appear there, unseasonably.
At his first coming on board the ship he threw himself flat on his face, prostrating himself in thankfulness for his deliverance, in which I unhappily and unseasonably disturbed him, really thinking he had been in a swoon; but he spoke calmly, thanked me, told me he was giving God thanks for his deliverance, begged me to leave him a few moments, and that, next to his Maker, he would give me thanks also.
BRITONS flocked to beaches and parks yesterday to make the most of the unseasonably warm conditions before the wind and rain returns at the weekend.
The first Bewick's Swans have also returned to the park, after fears the birds had decided to spend the winter in an unseasonably warm Siberia.
An upper-ridge high pressure system that moved over the Willamette Valley is credited for the unseasonably pleasant day, said Paul Tolleson, a National Weather Service meteorologist in Portland.
Forecasters say we can expect unseasonably warm weather today and tomorrow, with more to come later next week.
For nearly three hours the electric storm raged as many were enjoying unseasonably high temperatures.
The cuts come after a fall in crude oil prices, prompted by predictions that demand will fall in parts of the US because of unseasonably mild weather.