Synonyms and Antonyms of temperateness
an avoidance of extremes in one's actions, beliefs, or habits there was a steadfast temperateness about every aspect of his life Synonyms moderateness, moderation, temperanceRelated Words constraint, control, discipline, restraint, self-control, self-discipline; middle-of-the-roadism; asceticism, austerity, frugality, mortification, sacrifice, self-command, self-containment, self-denial, self-mastery; abnegation, abstention, avoidance, eschewal, forbearance; rationality, rationalness, reasonability, reasonableness, sensibility, sensibleness; abstinence, soberness, sobriety, teetotalismNear Antonyms excess, superfluity; extremeness, extremity; unconstraint, unrestraint; extremism, radicalness; irrationality, unreasonableness; insobrietyAntonyms excessiveness, immoderacy, immoderateness, immoderation, intemperance, intemperateness
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up temperateness? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).