Synonyms of moderation in English:



  • 1 he urged them to show moderation
  • 2 a moderation of their confrontational style
    relaxation, easing (off), reduction, abatement, weakening, slackening, tempering, softening, diminution, diminishing, lessening; decline, modulation, modification, mitigation, allaying
    informal letup
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    in moderation

    I quit drinking because I wasn't able to drink in moderationin moderate quantities/amountswithin (sensible) limitsmoderately

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