Words nearby temperance
Origin of temperance
OTHER WORDS FROM temperancean·ti·tem·per·ance, adjective
Examples from the Web for temperance
More importantly, Longworth viewed wine as a critical piece of the temperance movement.
It might be a good deal better for you if you had lived up to the principles of temperance yourself.
They are such as reason must admire, for they are the result of industry, temperance, and freedom.Travels in North America, From Modern Writers|William Bingley
In vain I preached patience and resignation, peace and temperance.Lady Eureka, v. 2 (of 3)|Robert Folkestone Williams
Economy is the parent of integrity, of liberty and of ease, and the beauteous sister of temperance, of cheerfulness and health.Many Thoughts of Many Minds|Various
Most girls jump at a man who's in good wages and a temperance man, and sought after, like me.All Sorts and Conditions of Men|Walter Besant