Definition of Untempered in English :

Define Untempered in English

Untempered meaning in English

Meaning of Untempered in English

Pronunciation of Untempered in English

Untempered pronunciation in English

Pronounce Untempered in English


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1. unhardened, untempered

not brought to a proper consistency or hardness

Example Sentences:
'untempered mortar'
'untempered steel'

2. untempered

not moderated or controlled

Example Sentences:
'his untempered individualism'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of untempered
1. metallurgy
not strengthened or toughened by heat treatment, as by heating and quenching
untempered steel
not moderated or made more acceptable
There was an atmosphere of untempered gloom.
Occasionally our students seem to suspect that zeal goes untempered by judgment.

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