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Turkish translation of “temper”

temper

noun
 
 
/ˈtempər/
B2 [C, U] when someone becomes angry very easily
öfke, kızgınlık, çabuk sinirlenme
He's got a really bad temper.Bad-tempered
be in a bad/foul, etc temper to be feeling angry
kızmak, hiddetlenmek, kendini kaybetmek
I'd avoid her if I were you - she's in a foul temper.Bad-temperedAngry and displeasedBad-tempered
lose your temper (with sb) B2 to suddenly become very angry
kendini kaybedip öfkelenmek, kendini tutamayıp hiddetlenmek
I lost my temper with the children this morning.Becoming angry and expressing anger
keep your temper to succeed in staying calm and not becoming angry
kendine/sinirlerine hâkim olmak; sakin kalmayı becerebilmek; kolay kolay sinirlenmemek
Calm and relaxedControlling emotionsCalm and relaxedNot showing or feeling emotions
(Definition of temper noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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