Student Thesaurus

One entry found for temperate.
Entry Word: temperate
Function: adjective
Text: 1 avoiding extremes in behavior or expression <rather temperate in his appraisal of the movie, calling it good but not great> -- see MODERATE 1
2 marked by temperatures that are neither too high nor too low <escaped a cold Midwestern winter by vacationing in a more temperate climate down south> -- see CLEMENT