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even-tempered

adjective uk   /ˌiː.vənˈtem.pəd/ us    /-pɚd/ approving
always calm and never angry or too excited about anything
Translations of “even-tempered”
in Chinese (Traditional) 性情平和的, 穩重的, 不易激動的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 性情平和的, 稳重的, 不易激动的…
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