Temperament vs Atmosphere - What's the difference?

temperament | atmosphere |


As nouns the difference between temperament and atmosphere

is that temperament is temperament, character while atmosphere is atmosphere.

temperament

English

Noun

(wikipedia temperament) (en noun)
  • (obsolete) A moderate and proportionable mixture of elements or ingredients in a compound; the condition in which elements are mixed in their proper proportions.
  • (obsolete) Any state or condition as determined by the proportion of its ingredients or the manner in which they are mixed; consistence, composition; mixture.
  • a person's normal manner of thinking, behaving or reacting
  • a tendency to become irritable or angry
  • (music) the altering of certain intervals from their correct values in order to improve the moving from key to key
  • References

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    atmosphere

    English

    Alternative forms

    * (archaic)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The gases surrounding the Earth or any astronomical body.
  • The air in a particular place.
  • *
  • *:Thus the red damask curtains which now shut out the fog-laden, drizzling atmosphere of the Marylebone Road, had cost a mere song, and yet they might have been warranted to last another thirty years. A great bargain also had been the excellent Axminster carpet which covered the floor;.
  • The mood or feeling in a situation.
  • A unit of measurement for pressure (symbol: atm)
  • Synonyms

    * (mood) air, ambiance, feeling, mood

    Meronyms

    * See also

    See also

    * ambiance, ambience * mood