Adjective "Tempering" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Tempering


    Definition:

    1. a particular state of mind or feelings.

    2. habit of mind, especially with respect to irritability or patience, outbursts of anger, or the like; disposition: an even temper.

    3. heat of mind or passion, shown in outbursts of anger, resentment, etc.

    4. calm disposition or state of mind: to be out of temper.

    5. a substance added to something to modify its properties or qualities.

    6. Metallurgy. the degree of hardness and strength imparted to a metal, as by quenching, heat treatme

    Origin:
    temper

    Examples:

    "demands can be tempering."

    "projections can be tempering."

    "inflations can be tempering."

    "systems can be tempering."

    "swords can be tempering."

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