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Definition of temperment

"temperment" is probably misspelled. Trying temperament instead Definition of temperament

1. temperament [ n ] your usual mood
Examples: "he has a happy disposition"

Used in print:

(Morley Callaghan, A Passion in Rome....)

As for himself , he just did n't have the temperament for it .

Synonyms disposition temperament Related Terms nature willingness esprit_de_corps composure unwillingness heart blood aloneness good_nature perfectionism permissiveness unpermissiveness agreeableness nervousness disagreeableness friendliness moodiness ill_nature gourmandism animalism discomposure solitariness unsociability unfriendliness pessimism epicurism optimism cheerfulness uncheerfulness willing unwilling

2. temperament [ n ] an adjustment of the intervals (as in tuning a keyboard instrument) so that the scale can be used to play in different keys

Synonyms temperament Related Terms adjustment equal_temperament

3. temperament [ n ] excessive emotionalism or irritability and excitability (especially when displayed openly)

Synonyms temperament Related Terms emotionality

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