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moderate

Synonyms of moderate in English:

adjective

  • 1 moderate success
    average, modest, medium, middling, ordinary, common, commonplace, everyday, workaday;
    informal OK, so-so, ‘comme ci, comme ça’, fair-to-middling, plain-vanilla, no great shakes, not up to much
    [Antonyms] great, massive
  • 2 moderate prices
    reasonable, acceptable;
    inexpensive, low, fair, modest
    [Antonyms] outrageous, unreasonable
  • 3 moderate views
    [Antonyms] extreme
  • 4 moderate behavior
    restrained, controlled, sober;
    tolerant, lenient
    [Antonyms] unreasonable
  • verb

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  • 1 the wind has moderated somewhat
    [Antonyms] increase
  • 2 you can help to moderate her anger
    curb, control, check, temper, restrain, subdue;
    repress, tame, lessen, decrease, lower, reduce, diminish, alleviate, allay, appease, assuage, ease, soothe, calm, tone down
    [Antonyms] exacerbate, aggravate
  • 3 the panel was moderated by one of the writers
    chair, take the chair of, preside over
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