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temper

noun   /ˈtem·pər/
If a person has a temper, they become angry very easily genio He’s got a really bad temper.
lose your temper (with someone)
to suddenly become very angry perder los nervios (con alguien) I lost my temper with the children.
(Definition of temper from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

temper

noun /ˈtempə/
a state of mind; a mood or humour/humor humor He’s in a bad temper.
a tendency to become (unpleasant when) angry genio He has a terrible temper.
a state of anger furia She’s in a temper.
-tempered suffix
having a (certain) state of mind de carácter… good-tempered mean-tempered sweet-tempered.
keep one’s temper
not to lose one’s temper mantener la calma He was very annoyed, but he kept his temper.
lose one’s temper
to show anger perder los estribos He lost his temper and shouted at me.
(Definition of temper from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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