Examples of tepid in a sentence
He gave a tepid performance.
My suggestion was given a tepid response.
Origin and Etymology of tepid
Middle English teped, from Latin tepidus, from tepēre to be moderately warm; akin to Sanskrit tapati it heats, Old Irish tess heat
First Known Use: 14th century
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Definition of tepid for English Language Learners
: not hot and not cold
: not energetic or excited
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