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Origin of even-tempered
Words nearby even-tempered
Example sentences from the Web for even-tempered
Those were the valuable aspects of womanhood at the time: being pretty and even-tempered and sweet.The ‘Maleficent’ Screenwriter Also Wrote ‘The Lion King’ and ‘Beauty and the Beast’|Kevin Fallon|June 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
However, Tyrion is portrayed as even-tempered and intelligent, an underrated force of his own.The Abused Wives of Westeros: A Song of Feminism in ‘Game of Thrones’|Amy Zimmerman|April 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Early arrivals to the Democratic Convention are already framing Obama as the unexcitable, even-tempered choice.
He is even-tempered, generally upbeat, if prone to silence, and highly self-confident.
Inwardly he cursed the evil ramph corridor but outwardly he was calm and even-tempered.The Moon Colony|William Dixon Bell
Edward had always been even-tempered, but now his good-nature was quite angelic.Mrs. Craddock|W. Somerset Maugham
Roland was usually so even-tempered, and the moment afterwards he was bitterly ashamed of himself.The Lonely Unicorn|Alec Waugh
Captain Plumbton was an even-tempered man, who was satisfied with a good dinner.The Pirate and The Three Cutters|Frederick Marryat
I have seen eight healthy, happy, even-tempered young men go into training together for three weeks.Rowing|Rudolf Chambers Lehmann