What is the opposite of intemperate?

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Opposite of given to, or marked by, the excessive drinking of alcohol
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Opposite of extreme or severe
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Opposite of characterized by lewdness or lust
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Opposite of far beyond the norm in terms of public opinion
“Roosevelt was more of a conservative reformer than most businessmen understood.”
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Opposite of showing signs of overindulgence in alcohol or other physical pleasures
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Opposite of not sensible or restrained
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Opposite of involving physical conflict, or having a propensity to use physical force
“I'm still a rebel, but express my anger in peaceful ways.”
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Opposite of incapable of being satisfied or appeased
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Opposite of tending to indulge excessively
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Opposite of recklessly wasteful or extravagant
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Opposite of exceeding the usual bounds of something
“The amount of vanilla extract that you need to mix in is very little.”
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Opposite of significant or extreme in degree or intensity
“For some people involved in creative undertakings, a mild sense of anxiety is necessary to stimulate them.”
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Opposite of indifferent or hostile to religion, or having no religious beliefs
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Opposite of tending to stir up conflict
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Opposite of relating to or characterized by luxury or sensual pleasure
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Opposite of wild and uninhibited in nature
“In New York City, restrained celebrations did not give way to widespread indulgence until New Year's Eve.”
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Opposite of cruel, merciless
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Opposite of lacking kindness, sympathy, benevolence, gratitude, or similar
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Opposite of excessively abundant
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Opposite of having or proceeding from an extreme or fanatical support of or belief in something
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Opposite of of exaggerated importance or value
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Opposite of energetic, noisy, boisterous, and difficult to control
“Fans came to their local pub to see a band that can uplift even the most subdued crowd.”
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Opposite of imposing or constituting a physical, mental, or figurative load
“They reached the top of the mountain quickly given the easy conditions and climate.”
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