intemperate definition

  • adjective:
    • maybe not temperate or reasonable; exorbitant, particularly in making use of alcoholic beverages.
    • Lacking moderation, mood or control
    • Indulging any appetite or passion to excess; immoderate in satisfaction or exertion.
    • hooked on an excessive or habitual using alcoholic liquors.
    • Excessive; ungovernable; inordinate; violent; immoderate.
    • exorbitant in behavior
    • provided to exorbitant indulgence of actual appetites particularly for intoxicating liquors
    • (of weather condition or climate) maybe not moderate; at the mercy of extremes
  • verb:
    • To disorder.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To disorder.
  • others:
    • Immoderate in conduct or activity; maybe not working out or described as proper moderation: as, intemperate in work or in zeal; intemperate in study.
    • In a restricted feeling, immoderate in the using intoxicating drink; fond of excessive consuming.
    • Immoderate in measure or level; exorbitant; inordinate; violent: as, intemperate language; intemperate activities; an intemperate environment.

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