Word of the Day – Temperance

By August 18, 2019Word of the Day

Temperance (noun)

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Abstinence from alcoholic drink.

Middle English from Anglo-Norman French temperaunce, from Latin temperantia ‘moderation’, from temperare ‘restrain’.

Example sentences

“She practiced temperance and being in control all the time worked well for her.”

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