Origin of sweet-tempered
Related formssweet-tem·pered·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for sweet-tempered
And the days in which a director, even Alfred Hitchcock, can get him for a million are gone the way of the sweet-tempered usher.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Despite his phenomenal singing voice and boyish good looks, Allen is a well-adjusted homebody, who is married and sweet-tempered.
Georgina Hogarth, however, was sweet-tempered and of a motherly disposition.
She was also full of spirit, while she was right-minded and sweet-tempered.In the Wilds of Africa|W.H.G. Kingston
"Yet you have a sweet-tempered face, if there is any truth in physiognomy," said her new friend.Little Golden's Daughter|Mrs. Alex. McVeigh Miller
Her youthful adoration of Garcide had changed within a few years to a sweet-tempered indifference.A Young Man in a Hurry|Robert W. Chambers
She was as sweet-tempered as she was pretty, and at last Will Robson made up his mind to marry her if she would take him.A Chapter of Adventures|G. A. Henty