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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Exhibiting restraint imposed on the self; Moderate weather.

Usage examples (39)
  • An effective temperateness in debate
  • Adjective : a temperate response to an insulting challenge
  • Susan Boyle is a model of that virtue (for which 'temperateness' is a better translation than the now-ruined 'temperance')
  • The first is "restraint, mildness, temperateness." for more
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