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tem·per

(tem'pĕr),
1. Disposition; in general, any characteristic or particular state of mind. Synonym(s): temperament (2)
2. A display of irritation or anger.
3. To treat metal by application of heat, as in annealing or quenching.

temper

Etymology: L, temperare, to moderate
1 v, to moderate or soften the effects.
2 n, a state of mind regarding calmness or anger.

temper

adjective Relating to temper or temperament noun Psychology Temperament, see there Vox populi A term referring to a current state or display of temperament, commonly used in a negative context–eg. he/she has a real bad temper today. See Temper tantrum, temperament.

tem·per

(tem'pĕr)
1. Disposition; in general, any characteristic or particular state of mind.
Synonym(s): temperament (2) .
2. A display of irritation or anger.
See also: tantrum
3. To treat metal by application of heat, as in annealing or quenching.

tem·per

(tem'pĕr)
To treat metal by application of heat, as in annealing or quenching.

Patient discussion about temper

Q. What are the symptoms of Bipolar? and how does it effect one's health/temper?

A. here is a nice video i saw that describes bipolar symptoms:
http://www.imedix.com/health_community/vk5WpzmW5Idg_bipolar_symptoms?q=bipolar%20symptomes

and about how it affect your health- the affect is secondary. when you are in a depression episode you don't eat well, avoid showers and cleaning the house and it affects your health. and it leads to suicidle thoughts too- this has a tremendous afect on your health.

Q. what is the effect of hormones during pregnancy on a woman's temper?

A. Hormonal changes during pregnancy can indeedn cause mood changes, starting from anxiety or agitations to developing major clinical symptoms of depression. Pregnancy affects each woman differently.

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In the four years since their second album, much has changed for The Temper Trap with key members spread around the globe.
In the two-and-a-half years we've been together I've lost my temper with him three times but he sees red over anything.
The Church was behind him and he was very special," says 42-year-old Temper, whose real name is Arron Bird.
In the pluralistic secular democracy of India, scientific temper is not an option but an obligation.
Now, there are many online forums and groups that claim to help those who find it hard to control their bad tempers but genuinely want to change their ways.
The Temper Trap made a mad dash to get down to Manchester, TN just to watch Radiohead perform the night before.
but having a volcanic temper, raising my voice or screaming.
FIRSTLY, I would try and find out if there is a reason for the temper tantrums.
At his city centre studio, Temper spoke exclusively to the Birmingham Post about the past, present and future - including his new public art for The Cube, commissions for Ozzy Osbourne and Retail Birmingham - and his new outlook on life itself.
I'm measuring people on the size of their hearts, not their physical appearance," said former graffiti artist Temper, aged 39.
Ames True Temper was financially advised by Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS) and UBS (NYSE:UBS), while Robert W.
The ones who didn't lose their temper at people's incompetence usually turned out to be weak and incompetent themselves.