temper


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Synonyms for temper

Synonyms for temper

to make or become less severe or extreme

a person's customary manner of emotional response

a temporary state of mind or feeling

a tendency to become angry or irritable

a prevailing quality, as of thought, behavior, or attitude

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a sudden outburst of anger

a characteristic (habitual or relatively temporary) state of feeling

a disposition to exhibit uncontrolled anger

the elasticity and hardness of a metal object

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bring to a desired consistency, texture, or hardness by a process of gradually heating and cooling

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harden by reheating and cooling in oil

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adjust the pitch (of pianos)

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make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else

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restrain

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With Dougy's striking, swooping vocals and international hit Sweet Disposition, The Temper Trap experienced international fame with their 2009 debut album Conditions.
Rendered in pencil, gouache and Photoshop, Arbona's detailed and fanciful illustrations are as energetic and vivid as the Temper she has so imaginatively brought to life.
When his temper finally disappears after weeks of sulking and ignoring my efforts to smooth things over, he says he didn't mean it.
I wanted to get to the highest standards I have reached with any of my collections," says Temper.
Many equate scientific temper to a mere spirit of inquiry, irreligion and an aversion towards all religious tenets.
The primary advantage of temper pass sheared steel plate is that trapped internal stresses are eradicated during a cold reduction process.
Some say there is in fact a genetic link responsible for bad temper.
Well, let me just say, seeing The Temper Trap perform live at Bonnaroo didn't make me want to cry, sit with my head in my hands or run through the streets in the rain.
However, the British star is firm in his stance that his temper is not behind the break up of his marriage.
I thought she would have grown out of her temper tantrums but they seem to be getting worse.
Better known by the name Temper, his spray can canvases sell for thousands and have won him a string of famous clients and countless plaudits from the art world.
The Lovely People, by acclaimed spray artist Temper, aka Arron Bird, was unveiled on Tuesday in the atrium of The Cube.
US diversified holding Griffon Corp (NYSE:GFF) said yesterday it has completed the previously announced acquisition of non-powered lawn and garden tools producer Ames True Temper for USD542m (EUR397.
SO SOMEONE trying to make some money from selling his book tells us Gordon Brown, pictured, loses his temper with some of his staff.
THE conditional jockey found to have hit Sacrilege 11 times "in annoyance" when the five-year-old refused to race at Ascot on Saturday yesterday denied losing his temper.