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What's the exact meaning of 'Temprist'?

An informal word to describe someone who takes pleasure in things and whose mood is usually cheerful could be upbeat cheerful, optimistic – Merriam-Webster full of hope and happiness – Cambridge ...
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What's the exact meaning of 'Temprist'?

There's the term bon viveur, but it's not in a slang register: Bon viveur is an English pseudo-French expression denoting someone who enjoys the good things in life, especially food and drink. Bon ...
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"Flitter lip!" to mean 'darn'

I mentioned a few years ago (in a comment beneath the posted question) that there is one relatively old instance of flitter-lip in a brief news item in the [Winnsboro, South Carolina] Fairfield News ...
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