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temper
British English: /ˈtɛmpə/
American English: /ˈtɛmpər/

Translation of temper in German:

noun

  • 1
    (disposition)
    be in a good/bad temper
    gute/schlechte Laune haben
    be in a foul or filthy temper
    eine miese Laune haben
    [colloquial]
    keep/lose one's temper
    sich beherrschen/die Beherrschung verlieren
    lose one's temper with somebody
    die Beherrschung bei jemandem verlieren
    control one's temper
    sich beherrschen
  • 2 (anger) See examples:fit/outburst of temper
    (Wutanfall der, -ausbruch der)
    have a temper
    jähzornig sein
    be in/get into a temper
    wütend sein/werden
    over wegen
    be in a terrible temper
    schrecklich wütend sein
  • 3
    (degree of hardness of metal)
    Härte, die

transitive verb

  • 1 (moderate)
    (Trostlosigkeit, Strenge, Kritik)
    temper somebody's enthusiasm/radical views
    jemandes Begeisterung dämpfen/Radikalismus mildern
    temper justice with mercy
    bei aller Gerechtigkeit Milde walten lassen
    [formal]

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    adverb
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly