(1) Devout New England Puritans were not unusually promiscuous or intemperate .(2) Why had she married this rakish, intemperate man - this man who drank himself to an early demise?(3) No one likes receiving emotional, intemperate outbursts, even from people who think they have been wrongly accused.(4) I take offence at the suggestion, which would be refuted by anyone present in the Committee, that my behaviour was intemperate , immoderate, or offensive, if that word was used, as well.(5) A hastily penned memo from the heir to the throne, and an intemperate radio outburst from the Education Secretary, says everything about the entrenched positions of royalty and New Labour.(6) The way he tells it, it had something to do with alcohol, some intemperate friends, one rebellious night and dissatisfaction with life in the army.(7) However intemperate , rude and fatuous Ken's outburst might have been, it was not racist.(8) Such a fear, I think, is bad for academic institutions, and will ultimately harm them more than the occasional intemperate criticisms would.(9) A Department of Education spokesman said: ├ö├ç├┐I think we are all used to intemperate remarks at the Easter conferences.├ö├ç├û(10) But the hopefulness with which Joey starts the summer rapidly devolves into confusion and fright as he tries to manage his remorseful, fetching, intemperate , hyperactive, and alcoholic father.(11) First of all, it was not an intemperate outburst.(12) There is of course much outrage over this intemperate and rude question.(13) I always also take people seriously, though I do suggest to the few intemperate and angry emailers that I could respond more usefully if they couched their comments less aggressively.(14) Narrow political interests and intemperate outbursts should be moved to one side.(15) And I'm willing to bet a few of them may have made an intemperate remark on occasion.(16) It was an intemperate outburst, but even as he stamped out of the room with a dark glower, his inquisitors were breaking into smiles.