temperately
adverb see temperate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Temperately — Tem per*ate*ly, adv. In a temperate manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • temperately — adverb 1. with restraint he used the privileges of his office temperately 2. without extravagance these preferences are temperately stated • Derived from adjective: ↑temperate 3. in a sparing manner; without overindulgence he ate and drank… …   Useful english dictionary

  • temperately — adverb In a thoughtfully measured or regulated manner, eschewing extremes. 1601 My pulse, as yours, doth temperately keep time …   Wiktionary

  • temperately — temperate ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating or referring to a region or climate characterized by mild temperatures. 2) showing moderation or self restraint. DERIVATIVES temperately adverb. ORIGIN Latin temperatus, from temperare mingle, restrain …   English terms dictionary

  • temperately — See temperate. * * * …   Universalium

  • temperately — adv. moderately, restrainedly, calmly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • temperately — tem·per·ate·ly …   English syllables

  • temperate — temperately, adv. temperateness, n. /tem peuhr it, tem prit/, adj. 1. moderate or self restrained; not extreme in opinion, statement, etc.: a temperate response to an insulting challenge. 2. moderate as regards indulgence of appetite or passion,… …   Universalium

  • abstemiously — adverb in a sparing manner; without overindulgence he ate and drank abstemiously indulged temperately in cocktails • Syn: ↑temperately • Derived from adjective: ↑temperate (for: ↑temperately), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Šipovo — Infobox Settlement settlement type = subdivision type = Country subdivision name =Bosnia and Herzegovina subdivision type1 = subdivision name1 = subdivision type2 = subdivision name2 = timezone=CET utc offset=+1 timezone DST = CEST utc offset DST …   Wikipedia

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