English version


From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishintemperatein‧tem‧per‧ate /ɪnˈtempərət/ adjective formal  1 CONTROLintemperate language or behaviour shows a lack of control, which other people think is unacceptable the judge’s intemperate outburst2 CONTROLDRUNKregularly drinking too much alcoholintemperance noun [uncountable]
Examples from the Corpus
intemperateHaskell's intemperate remarks led to a suspension from the team.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.