[ fleg-mat-ik ]


  1. (of a person) having an unemotional and stolidly calm disposition

Examples of phlegmatic in a sentence:

  • After our football coach was suspended because of his emotional outbursts, he went to therapy so he could work on being more phlegmatic.
  • Even though Jeff is constantly being yelled at by his boss, he normally remains phlegmatic and does not get upset.