: ux|en|to have a good, bad, calm, or hasty temper
: ux|en|He has quite a (bad) temper when dealing with salespeople.
*: ...I must testify, from my experience, that a temper of peace, thankfulness, love, and affection, is much the more proper frame for prayer than that of terror and discomposure...
: the temper of mortar
*: The exquisiteness of his [Christs] bodily temper increased the exquisiteness of his torment.
: to keep ones temper
*: To fall with dignity, with temper rise.
*: Restore yourselves to your tempers, fathers.
: the temper of iron or steel
*: The perfect lawgiver is a just temper between the mere man of theory, who can see nothing but general principles, and the mere man of business, who can see nothing but particular circumstances.
: Temper your language around children.
: Tempering is a heat treatment technique applied to metals, alloys, and glass to achieve greater toughness by increasing the strength of materials and/or ductility. Tempering is performed by a controlled reheating of the work piece to a temperature below its lower eutectic critical temperature.
*: The tempered metals clash, and yield a silver sound.
*: With which the damned ghosts he governeth, / And furies rules, and Tartare tempereth.
*: You fools! I and my fellows
*: Are ministers of fate: the elements
*: Of whom your swords are temperd may as well
*: Wound the loud winds, or with bemockd-at stabs
*: Kill the still-closing waters, as diminish
*: One dowle thats in my plume; ...
*: Puritan austerity was so tempered by Dutch indifference, that mercy itself could not have dictated a milder system.
*: Woman! lovely woman! nature made thee / To temper man: we had been brutes without you.
*: But thy fire / Shall be more tempered, and thy hope far higher.
*: She [the Goddess of Justice] threw darkness and clouds about her, that tempered the light into a thousand beautiful shades and colours.
*: Thy sustenance ... serving to the appetite of the eater, tempered itself to every mans liking.
: I don’t want to go out—I’m not in the mood.
: I’m in the mood for dancing.
: Im in a sad mood since I dumped my lover.
: Hes in a mood with me today.
: Im not in the mood for running today.
: A good politician senses the mood of the crowd.
: The most common mood in English is the indicative.
: ux|en|The wind blew through her hair as she stood on the deck of the ship.
: ux|en|As they accelerated onto the motorway, the wind tore the plywood off the cars roof-rack.
: ux|en|The winds in Chicago are fierce.
: ux|en|the wind of a cannon ball; the wind of a bellows
: ux|en|After the second lap he was already out of wind.
: ux|en|The fall knocked the wind out of him.
*: If my wind were but long enough to say my prayers, I would repent.
: ux|en|Steve caught wind of Marthas dalliance with his best friend.
: ux|en|Eww. Someone just passed wind.
*: Their instruments were various in their kind, / Some for the bow, and some for breathing wind.
*: Come from the four winds, O breath, and breathe upon these slain.
*: Nor think thou with wind / Of airy threats to awe.
: The boxer was winded during round two.
: I can’t run another step — I’m winded.
: The hounds winded the game.
: ux|en|to wind thread on a spool or into a ball
*: Whether to wind / The woodbine round this arbour.
*: It was April 22, 1831, and a young man was walking down Whitehall in the direction of Parliament Street. He wore shepherds plaid trousers and the swallow-tail coat of the day, with a figured muslin cravat wound about his wide-spread collar.
: ux|en|Please wind that old-fashioned alarm clock.
*: Sleep, and I will wind thee in arms.
: ux|en|Vines wind round a pole. The river winds through the plain.
*: He therefore turned him to the steep and rocky path which...winded through the thickets of wild boxwood and other low aromatic shrubs.
*: The lowing herd wind slowly oer the lea.
*: The long and winding road / That leads to your door / Will never disappear.
*: to turn and wind a fiery Pegasus
*: Gifts blind the wise, and bribes do please / And wind all other witnesses.
*: Were our legislature vested in the prince, he might wind and turn our constitution at his pleasure.
*: You have contrived...to wind / Yourself into a power tyrannical.
*: little arts and dexterities they have to wind in such things into discourse
: ux|en|to wind a rope with twine