too soon

too soon
before the usual time or the time expected (Freq. 1)

she graduated early


the house was completed ahead of time

Syn: ↑early, ↑ahead of time
Ant: ↑late (for: ↑early)

* * *

too soon
: before the time that is proper, preferred, or specified

I spoke too soon.

It's too soon to tell what will happen.

The show was over all too soon.

The plumber arrived, and not a moment too soon. [=the plumber arrived just in time; if the plumber had arrived later, it would have been too late]

• • •
Main Entry:soon

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Нужна курсовая?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • too soon — index premature Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Too Much Too Soon — can refer to several works:* Too Much Too Soon (album), an album by the New York Dolls * Too Much Too Soon , a song by Green Day * Too Much Too Soon , a song by Loverboy from their 1985 album Lovin Every Minute of It * Too Much Too Soon, an… …   Wikipedia

  • Too much too soon (album) — Too Much Too Soon est le deuxième album studio des New York Dolls paru en 1974, produit par Shadow Morton. Pistes Babylon (David Johansen, Johnny Thunders) – 3:31 Stranded in the Jungle (James Johnson, Ernestine Smith) – 3:49 Who Are the Mystery… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Too Soon to Love — is a 1960 film starring Richard Evans, Jennifer West, and Jack Nicholson. The film was directed by Richard Rush. The film is about the love relationship between a woman and a man and another man named Buddy (Nicholson) who try s to steal her away …   Wikipedia

  • Too Much Too Soon (album) — Infobox Album Name = Too Much Too Soon Type = Studio album Artist = New York Dolls Released = May 1974 Recorded = A R Studios, New York Genre = Glam rock Length = 36:44 Label = Mercury Records Producer = Shadow Morton Reviews = * Allmusic… …   Wikipedia

  • Too Much Too Soon (album) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Too Much, Too Soon. Too Much Too Soon Album par New York Dolls Sortie mai 1974 Enregistrement A R Studios, New York …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Too Much, Too Soon — Infobox Film name = Too Much, Too Soon image size = caption = director = Art Napoleon producer = Henry Blanke writer = Diana Barrymore (book) Gerold Frank (book) Art Napoleon Jo Napoleon narrator = starring = Dorothy Malone Errol Flynn music =… …   Wikipedia

  • Too Much Too Soon (song) — Infobox Single | Name = Too Much Too Soon Artist = Guns N Roses from Album = Released = Format = Recorded = 1986 Genre = Hard rock Length = Label = Geffen Writer = Axl Rose Slash Izzy Stradlin Producer = Too Much Too Soon was a song by Guns N… …   Wikipedia

  • Too Much, Too Soon — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Too Much, Too Soon est le titre original du film Une femme marquée de Art Napoleon (1958). Too Much Too Soon est un album du groupe The New York Dolls… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • too soon — Synonyms and related words: a bit previous, advanced, far ahead, forward, half baked, half cocked, hasty, ill considered, ill seasoned, ill timed, improper, impulsive, inappropriate, inauspicious, inconvenient, inexpedient, infelicitous,… …   Moby Thesaurus

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”