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Synonyms of premature in English:


  • 1 Jenks' term of office was cut short by his premature death
    untimely, early, too soon, too early, before time
    archaic unseasonable
    [Antonyms] overdue
  • 2 a premature baby
    informal prem
    North American informal preemie
    [Antonyms] overdue, late
  • 3 she felt that such a step would be premature
    rash, overhasty, hasty, too soon, precipitate, precipitous, impulsive, impetuous, ill-timed, ill-considered
    informal jumping the gun, previous
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