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tempered

tem·pered

tempered

 
pronunciation:
tem prd
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having a specified kind of temper (usu. used in combination).
a bad-tempered mule
definition 2: adjusted or moderated by the addition of another substance or factor.
criticism tempered by understanding
definition 3: of metal or glass, brought to a specified or desirable state, as of strength, hardness, or elasticity.
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