sweet-tempered

[sweet-tem-perd]

adjective

having a gentle and equable disposition; pleasant.

Nearby words

  1. sweet, henry,
  2. sweet-and-sour,
  3. sweet-scented,
  4. sweet-shop,
  5. sweet-talk,
  6. sweetbread,
  7. sweetbriar,
  8. sweetbrier,
  9. sweetcorn,
  10. sweeten

Origin of sweet-tempered

First recorded in 1625–35

Related formssweet-tem·pered·ness, noun

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