attemperate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin attemperatus

Adjective[edit]

attemperate (comparative more attemperate, superlative most attemperate)

  1. Tempered; proportioned; properly adapted.
    • Hammond
      Hope must be [] attemperate to the promise.

Verb[edit]

attemperate (third-person singular simple present attemperates, present participle attemperating, simple past and past participle attemperated)

  1. (archaic) To attemper.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for attemperate in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

attemperāte

  1. first-person plural present active imperative of attemperō

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