Temperament

Science / Psychiatry / Temperament: Constitutional predisposition to react in a particular way to stimuli.

Equal Temperament

Entertainment / Music / Equal Temperament: Tuning system based on the division of the octave into twelve equal half steps: the normal system used today. MORE

Soubrette

Entertainment / Literature / Soubrette: A maidservant of independent and saucy temperament in the Italian commedia dell'arte. This stock character helps two or more young lovers overcome the blocking agent that prevents their happy union. MORE

Character

Entertainment / Literature / Character: Any representation of an individual being presented in a dramatic or narrative work through extended dramatic or verbal representation. The reader can interpret characters as endowed with moral and di MORE

Fairy Tale

Entertainment / Literature / Fairy Tale: In common parlance, a tale about elves, dragons, hobgoblins, sprites, and other fantastic magical beings set vaguely in the distant past (once upon a time'), often in a pseudo-medieval world. Fairy ta MORE

Mucker

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Mucker: Similar to a grinder, but one who adds a more physical temperament to his game. This player tends to stir up trouble. MORE

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