untempered

untempered
adj. (of metal etc.) not brought to the proper hardness or consistency.

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  • untempered — index intemperate, unmitigated Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • untempered — 1570s, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of TEMPER (Cf. temper). Cf. M.Du. ongetempert, M.H.G. ungetempert …   Etymology dictionary

  • untempered — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • untempered — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • untempered — adjective a) Not tempered; not conditioned by a process. b) In the case of a person, inexperienced; untested …   Wiktionary

  • untempered — adjective 1》 not moderated or lessened. 2》 (of a material) not brought to the proper hardness or consistency …   English new terms dictionary

  • untempered — un·tempered …   English syllables

  • untempered — un•tem′pered adj …   From formal English to slang

  • untempered — /ʌnˈtɛmpəd/ (say un tempuhd) adjective not tempered …  

  • tempered vs untempered — adjusted adjusted adj. 1. 1 accommodated to certain requirements Syn: regulated [WordNet 1.5] 2. 1 having become accustomed [to surroundings, a situation. etc.] [Narrower terms: {oriented (vs. unoriented), orientated ] Syn: familiarized [WordNet… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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