French translation of 'temperamental'
[person] lunatique ⧫ fantasque
2. [car, machine] capricieux/euse
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Molly regarded her temperamental brother-in-law with a fond smile.THIS HEART OF MINE (2003)
She could be nicer, less temperamental, spend some more time with her mum.IN REAL LIFE (2003)
`And bearing in mind our temperamental incompatibility," I said to Jon, `even elaborate attempts to beABSOLUTE TRUTHS (2003)
For a second his mind turned regretfully to Martha: despite her temperamental behaviour, she would have come up with some saving strategy.MR GOLIGHTLY'S HOLIDAY (2003)
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Used Occasionally. temperamental is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: temperamental ADJECTIVE
If you say that someone is temperamental, you are criticizing them for not being calm or quiet by nature, but having moods that change often and suddenly.
He is very temperamental and critical.
Translation of temperamental from the Collins English to French Dictionary