the usual state of your feelings which makes you become angry easily or stay calm
an angry impatient, or bad state of mind
degree of hardness and elasticity of a tempered metal
"his temper sparked like damp firewood"
"whether he praised or cursed me depended on his temper at the time"
"he was in a bad humor"
"his temper was well known to all his employees"
"she tempered her criticism"
For the curing and keeping in temper of the body.
出自： J. Lyly
As wine is tempered with water, so let discretion temper zeale.
出自： Henry Smith