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tempered
used in Summer Pleasures

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Definition
having a typical mood or temperament — often in reference to how easily one is angered
  • Bryan walked on, down streets packed with bad-tempered traffic, over sidewalks that tossed up heat like insults.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (4% in)
  • All they wanted was a plug of tobacco, a bad-tempered horse and a handful of sky.
    2.8 — Part 2 Chapter 8 (74% in)
  • Snuggled back in her seat with champagne swimming in her head and thunder grumbling in a bad-tempered sky, she was content to ride along wherever he chose to go.
    2.10 — Part 2 Chapter 10 (73% in)

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