good-temperedness
noun see good-tempered

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • good-temperedness — good tem·pered·ness …   English syllables

  • good-temperedness — noun a cheerful willingness to be obliging • Syn: ↑good humoredness, ↑good humouredness, ↑good naturedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑good natured (for: ↑good naturedness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-tempered — good temperedly, adv. good temperedness, n. /good tem peuhrd/, adj. good natured; amiable. [1760 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • good-humouredness — noun a cheerful willingness to be obliging • Syn: ↑good temperedness, ↑good humoredness, ↑good naturedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑good natured (for: ↑good naturedness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-naturedness — noun a cheerful willingness to be obliging • Syn: ↑good temperedness, ↑good humoredness, ↑good humouredness • Derivationally related forms: ↑good natured, ↑good humoured (for: ↑go …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-humoredness — noun a cheerful willingness to be obliging • Syn: ↑good temperedness, ↑good humouredness, ↑good naturedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑good natured (for: ↑good naturedness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-tempered — adjective Date: 1768 not easily angered or upset • good temperedly adverb • good temperedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cheerfulness — noun 1. the quality of being cheerful and dispelling gloom (Freq. 1) flowers added a note of cheerfulness to the drab room • Syn: ↑cheer, ↑sunniness, ↑sunshine • Ant: ↑uncheerfulness …   Useful english dictionary

  • even-tempered — adjective not easily irritated an equable temper not everyone shared his placid temperament remained placid despite the repeated delays • Syn: ↑equable, ↑good tempered, ↑placid • Similar to: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sunniness — noun 1. lightness created by sunlight • Hypernyms: ↑light, ↑lightness • Hyponyms: ↑cloudlessness 2. the quality of being cheerful and dispelling gloom flowers added a note of cheerfulness to the drab room • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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