mistempered

adjective
mis·​tempered | \ (ˈ)mi¦stempə(r)d \

Definition of mistempered

1 archaic : deranged
2 obsolete : tempered for a bad purpose throw your mistempered weapons to the ground— Shakespeare

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mis- entry 1 + tempered

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“Mistempered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mistempered. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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