Definition of TEMPERATE

Adjective : TEMPERATE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) (of weather or climate) free from extremes; mild; or characteristic of such weather or climate; "a temperate region"; "the temperate zones"; "temperate plants" ;

  • 2. (

    ) not extreme in behavior; "temperate in his habits"; "a temperate response to an insult"; "temperate in his eating and drinking" ;


See more about : TEMPERATE