English-Swedish translation of temperament

Translation of the word temperament from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

temperament in Swedish

characternoun temperament [n], lynne [n], natur [u], sinnelag [n], läggning [u]
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1. temperament - an adjustment of the intervals (as in tuning a keyboard instrument) so that the scale can be used to play in different keys
  readjustment, adjustment, registration the act of adjusting again (to changed circumstances)
  equal temperament the division of the scale based on an octave that is divided into twelve exactly equal semitones; "equal temperament is the system commonly used in keyboard instruments"
2. temperament - excessive emotionalism or irritability and excitability (especially when displayed openly)
  emotionalism, emotionality emotional nature or quality
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In psychology, temperament refers to those aspects of an individual's personality, such as introversion or extroversion, that are often regarded as innate rather than learned. A great many classificatory schemes for temperament have been developed; none, though, has achieved general consensus in academia. Historically, the concept of temperament was part of the theory of the four humours, with their corresponding four temperaments.

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