Video: pronunciation of 'temperament'
His mother simply took Alistair for granted, sensing a temperament like her own. A WORM OF DOUBT (2004)There were a good many adverse rumours in England about the capacity and temperament of French. DARE CALL IT TREASON (2004)His temperament was to question, to provoke antithesis in an argument. IN LOVE AND WAR (2004)
Such an existence would be insupportable to the healthy human temperament. IRONCROWN MOON: PART TWO OF THE BOREAL MOON TALE (2004)
较常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， temperament 是1万个最常用词之一。
英式英语: temperament NOUN
Your temperament is your basic nature, especially as it is shown in the way that you react to situations or to other people.
His impulsive temperament regularly got him into difficulties.
temperament 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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