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intemperate

in·tem·per·ate

intemperate

 
 
pronunciation:
In tem p riht [or] In tem priht
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: lacking moderation or restraint; excessive, overindulgent, violent, or the like.
He regretted his intemperate drinking each time he woke up with one of these pounding headaches.
antonyms:
sober, temperate
similar words:
abandoned
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derivations: intemperately (adv.), intemperateness (n.)