inopportune moment

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inopportune moment

An unfortunate or inconvenient moment in time. I'm afraid you've caught me at an inopportune moment, as I'm just about to leave for the airport.
See also: moment
References in classic literature ?
But that perversity, which all children have more or less of, and of which little Pearl had a tenfold portion, now, at the most inopportune moment, took thorough possession of her, and closed her lips, or impelled her to speak words amiss.
It seemed a strangely inopportune moment for a proud member of a proud race to unbend in casual conversation with a captor.
The devil that lived in the brandy prompted Dirkovitch at this extremely inopportune moment to make a speech.
And with the KaTropa's weapon of choice-the three-point shot-conking out at the most inopportune moment, TNT couldn't muster any fight the rest of the way.
After Durcan had seen a chance to restore Mayo's twopoint lead fall just short, Dublin swept downfield and Kilkenny played in O'Callaghan for the opening goal in the 37th minute with Keegan having the misfortune to lose his footing at the inopportune moment.
But her memory deserted her at the most inopportune moment and she could not contact her sons.
The race began and ended in bright sunshine but it was in the middle where the elements proved troublesome, with heavy rain almost catching Devine out at the most inopportune moment.
Big Star's Little Star ITV, 7pm you've ever been embarrassed by your kids choosing a particularly inopportune moment to loudly blurt out one of your most mortifying secrets, then you'll no doubt admire the bravery of the celebs who are willing to appear on this series - and run the risk of their offspring shooting their mouths off on national TV.
"This would be an inopportune moment to strike because most of our work takes place in the spring and fall," Hughes said.
Earlier a song sequence crops up at the most inopportune moment.
That was until he saw the outrage on social media as one innocent picture at an inopportune moment became a stick to beat him mercilessly.
The Magpies have been in excellent form so far in 2018, collecting 13 points from nine matches, and some have argued this three-week hiatus in the schedule has come at an inopportune moment following the comfortable 3-0 victory over relegation rivals Southampton.
Coulson's (Clark Gregg) (http://www.ibtimes.com/agents-shield-season-5-star-clark-gregg-talks-ghost-rider-deal-2598701) deal with Ghost Rider still hasn't been revealed, and knowing "Agents of SHIELD," it'll probably come up at the most inopportune moment.
This free application is designed to save a mobile user from that dreaded unpleasant situation -- when their phone battery starts getting low at the most inopportune moment.
HULL suffered a first home defeat under Marco Silva at the most inopportune moment as their survival bid was hampered by relegated Sunderland.