temper

Part of speech: verb

To mix in due proportion; modify; moderate; mitigate; calm; adjust.

Part of speech: verb

To bring ( a metal) to a certain degree of hardness.

Part of speech: noun

Passion; irritation.

Part of speech: noun

Disposition.

Part of speech: noun

Self - command; calmness.

Part of speech: noun

The condition of a metal as regards hardness and brittleness.

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Usage examples "temper":

  1. " Not a doubt of it, if he's all right, and if his temper will stand. - "The Duke's Children", Anthony Trollope.
  2. The smile didn't help Maclennan's temper. - "The Doctor A Tale Of The Rockies", Ralph Connor.
  3. But you said just now she was always in a bad temper. - "Faith and Unfaith", Duchess.