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intemperance

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1 habitual or excessive drinking of intoxicants

  • in his harangue on the perils of drink, the prohibitionist claimed that intemperance has always been the number one destroyer of marriages
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2 a propensity for extremes in one's actions, beliefs, or habits

  • there's a wearisome intemperance in his verbal attacks against any and all who dare to disagree with him
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