- Antonyms of TEMPERATE
violent, inebriated, unpleasant, stormy, masturbatory, gray, windy, rainy, voluptuous, gloomy, nervous, intemperate, overcast, immoderate, voracious, disagreeable, drunk, unreasonable, dirty, self-pleasing, gusty, hazy, excessive, blustering, foggy, showery, sunless, nasty, blustery, foul, breezy, gluttonous, Cyrenaic, voluptuary, hateful, harsh, wild, squally, torrid, unreasoning, uncontrolled, misty, sensual, inclement, irrational, prodigal, cloudy, dismal, onanistic, undisciplined, bleak.
- Examples of usage:
- The temperate man is the strong man. - "Practical Ethics" by William DeWitt Hyde
- Our temperate fare will not dispose To heart- upbraidings after. - "The Emigrant Mechanic and Other Tales In Verse Together With Numerous Songs Upon Canadian Subjects" by Thomas Cowherd
- And the Declaration goes on, in temperate and guarded language, to assert the right of a people to change their form of government when it becomes destructive of the ends named. - "The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner" by Charles Dudley Warner