Definition of Temperance in English :

Define Temperance in English

Temperance meaning in English

Meaning of Temperance in English

Pronunciation of Temperance in English

Temperance pronunciation in English

Pronounce Temperance in English

Temperance

see synonyms of temperance

Noun

1. moderation, temperance

the trait of avoiding excesses

2. sobriety, temperance

abstaining from excess

3. temperance

the act of tempering

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Temperance

see synonyms of temperance
noun
1. 
restraint or moderation, esp in yielding to one's appetites or desires
2. 
abstinence from alcoholic drink

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Temperance

see synonyms of temperance
noun
1. 
the state or quality of being temperate; self-restraint in conduct, expression, indulgence of the appetites, etc.; moderation
2. 
moderation in drinking alcoholic liquors or total abstinence from alcoholic liquors

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Temperance

see synonyms of temperance
n.
1. Abstinence from or moderation in drinking alcoholic beverages. See Synonyms at abstinence.
2. Moderation and self-restraint, as in behavior or expression.

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