good temper


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Noun1.good temper - a cheerful and agreeable moodgood temper - a cheerful and agreeable mood  
humour, mood, temper, humor - a characteristic (habitual or relatively temporary) state of feeling; "whether he praised or cursed me depended on his temper at the time"; "he was in a bad humor"
jolliness, jollity, joviality - feeling jolly and jovial and full of good humor
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It is true that when they were both in a good temper their enjoyment of life was redoubled.
Prince Andrew, glancing at Pierre, broke the silence now and then with remarks which showed that he was in a good temper.
Her mother was a woman of useful plain sense, with a good temper, and, what is more remarkable, with a good constitution.
Mary felt that she could have forgone this display of animal good temper, but seeing that Ralph, for some curious reason, took a pride in the sparrows, she bet him sixpence that he would not succeed.
Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed.
And that he was a great professional, good temper and breed.
She was DNA tested and found to be a pure bred Siberian tiger and perfect for the programme, as she is strong, has a good temper and has many good characteristics, Christoforou said.
There's no doubt, in the dressing room, even on the ice, even practices, he does have a temper - a good temper.
Snakes are said to be charming and romantic, with good manners and a good temper.
These top athletes, whatever the discipline, everything they do is class," he says admiringly, the interview over, his bad knee forgotten, doing an impromptu rendition of the famous Clive Brittain victory dance on his office carpet out of sheer good temper.
My husband has a pretty good temper and I thought he might actually hit this guy.
He's a big dog but he's a big softie and he had a good temper and never gets cross.