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even-tempered

[ee-vuh n-tem-perd] /ˈi vənˈtɛm pərd/
adjective
1.
not easily ruffled, annoyed, or disturbed; calm.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75
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  • We didn't agree on much, but the on-air discussions were always even-tempered and kind of fun.
  • Regardless of the provocation, an excellent judge responds in an even-tempered way.
  • He was even-tempered, fair-minded, and willing to work with his fellow legislators to make a difference.
British Dictionary definitions for even-tempered

even-tempered

adjective
1.
not easily angered or excited; calm
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