HyperDic: intemperateness

English > 2 senses of the word intemperateness:
NOUNactintemperateness, intemperanceconsumption of alcoholic drinks
actintemperateness, intemperance, self-indulgenceexcess in action and immoderate indulgence of bodily appetites, especially in passion or indulgence
English > intemperateness: 2 senses > noun 1, act
Meaningconsumption of alcoholic drinks.
Synonymintemperance
Narrowerdrink, drinking, boozing, drunkenness, crapulenceThe act of drinking / drinking alcoholic beverages to excess
BroaderviceA specific form of evildoing
Adjectivesintemperategiven to excessive indulgence of bodily appetites especially for intoxicating liquors
English > intemperateness: 2 senses > noun 2, act
Meaningexcess in action and immoderate indulgence of bodily appetites, especially in passion or indulgence.
Synonymsintemperance, self-indulgence
NarrowerjagA bout of drinking or drug taking
profligacy, dissipation, dissolution, licentiousness, loosenessdissolute indulgence in sensual pleasure
spree, flingA brief indulgence of your impulses
Broaderindulgence, indulging, pampering, humoringThe act of indulging or gratifying a desire
Spanishintemperancia
Catalanintemperància
Adjectivesintemperateexcessive in behavior
intemperategiven to excessive indulgence of bodily appetites especially for intoxicating liquors

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