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intemperate

Synonyms of intemperate in English:

adjective

  • 1 a man of intemperate taste may soon find himself with little left to taste
    immoderate, excessive, undue, inordinate, extreme, unrestrained, uncontrolled;
    self-indulgent, overindulgent, extravagant, lavish, prodigal, profligate;
    imprudent, reckless, wild;
    dissolute, debauched, wanton, dissipated
    [Antonyms] moderate
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