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intemperate

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1 showing no signs of being under control
  • intemperate anger that is so extreme that the man should be in therapy

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2 given to excessive use of alcoholic beverages
  • a serious course in wine appreciation that does not welcome intemperate drinkers and party animals

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“Intemperate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/intemperate. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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