Meaning & Definition of Temperamental in English
1. Relating to or caused by temperament
- "Temperamental indifference to neatness"
- "Temperamental peculiarities"
2. Subject to sharply varying moods
- "A temperamental opera singer"
- moody ,
3. Likely to perform unpredictably
- "Erratic winds are the bane of a sailor"
- "A temperamental motor
- Sometimes it would start and sometimes it wouldn't"
- "That beautiful but temperamental instrument the flute"- osbert lancaster
- erratic ,