Word of the Day – Feb. 22 – Intemperate

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Adjective: Intemperate  (in-TEM-puh-rut)

Definition:

1. Not moderate or mild: severe

2. Lacking or showing lack of restraint

3. Given to excessive use of alcoholic beverages

Sample sentence: The journalist eventually apologized for her intemperate rant against the governor.

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