adjective (well tempered when postpositive)
Examples from the Web for well-tempered
Sheffield in olden times used to be famous for its keen and well-tempered whittles.
Well, they make bayonets there now, just as sharp and just as well-tempered.
Since even a light and well-tempered helmet is an uncomfortable thing, you seldom wear it until just before going into action.Life on a Mediaeval Barony|William Stearns Davis
The Sajous are well-tempered creatures, and easily domesticated.Quadrupeds, What They Are and Where Found|Mayne Reid
He was kind, well-tempered, too generous probably, and every body liked him.