Sentence Examples with the word intemperately

Stubb was a high liver; he was somewhat intemperately fond of the whale as a flavorish thing to his palate.

Unfortunately his indiscretion equalled his eloquence: one speech (1861) sent him to America to avoid a duel with the duke d'Aumale; another (1865), in which he justly but intemperately protested against the Mexican expedition, cost him all his official dignities.