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moderate División en sílabas: mod·er·ate

Definición de moderate en inglés:


Pronunciación: /ˈmäd(ə)rət/
1Average in amount, intensity, quality, or degree: we walked at a moderate pace
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Some of these second-wave acts achieved a moderate degree of success and most were assured at least of a long career on the standup circuit.
  • They basically got away with what they could at the time (which wasn't much) and found a moderate amount of success.
  • The fourth is that they exercise not a bit but a lot - ie they have about 60-90 minutes of moderate intensity exercise every day.
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
reasonable, acceptable;
inexpensive, low, fair, modest
restrained, controlled, sober;
tolerant, lenient
1.1(Of a person, party, or policy); not radical or excessively right- or left-wing: a moderate reform program
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  • Australia has a new and rising political party with moderate policies which is headed by a black woman.
  • Throughout the process, those loyal to its moderate policies fought for the survival of their party.
  • Its front bench has a younger profile, and with its policies not very far from those of the current government, it will find little ideological problems with the moderate policies now favoured by Labour.


Pronunciación: /ˈmäd(ə)rət/
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A person who holds moderate views, especially in politics.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • His greatest concern was that the Republicans would prove so reactionary that they would transform Democratic moderates and liberals into radicals and extremists.
  • Given the nature of the Greens and their issues, they typically demonstrate the best potential for harvesting votes in the districts already held by liberal Democrats or conscientious moderates.
  • Liberals and moderates in the Democratic Party have a lot to learn from each other.


Pronunciación: /ˈmädəˌrāt/
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1Make or become less extreme, intense, rigorous, or violent: [with object]: I shall not moderate my criticism (as adjective moderating) his moderating influence in the army was now needed more than ever [no object]: the weather has moderated considerably
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  • Most notably, the Pueblo Indians in the Southwest used adobe masonry to moderate weather extremes and keep their homes comfortable.
  • Our strategy was to use thermal mass to moderate temperature extremes.
  • Since Anchorage is located at the end of a long inlet, the yearly temperatures, moderated by the influence of ocean currents, are considerably milder than in the interior of Alaska.
curb, control, check, temper, restrain, subdue;
repress, tame, lessen, decrease, lower, reduce, diminish, alleviate, allay, appease, assuage, ease, soothe, calm, tone down
2 [with object] (In academic and ecclesiastical contexts) preside over (a deliberative body) or at (a debate): a panel moderated by a Harvard University law professor
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • I received many similar responses after I moderated the vice presidential debates in 2004.
  • Now for our next week's e-mail question of the week - if you were moderating the presidential debates, what would you like to ask each candidate?
  • Because you write in the book, about the time I moderated the South Carolina debate with your son, and how you could not watch.
chair, take the chair of, preside over
2.1 [no object] Preside; act as a moderator.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • He tried to moderate, but seemed a bit distracted, quoting interviews more than asking questions.
  • The position of interviewer is the one with the authority to moderate, the emcee of the event.
3 [with object] Monitor (an Internet forum or online discussion) for inappropriate or offensive content.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • In addition, the association's executive director moderated an Internet chatroom for children.
  • To moderate a newsgroup you have to get involved several times a day, or it becomes too impractical to have conversations.
  • All they are doing is forcing users to go elsewhere, potentially to non moderated chat rooms with little or no protection.
4 [with object] Physics Retard (neutrons) with a moderator.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Dysprosium alloys are also used in control rods used to moderate the flow of neutrons through a nuclear reactor.
  • The detection of hydrogen is based both on the intensity of gamma rays emitted by hydrogen, and by the intensity of neutrons that are moderated by hydrogen.
  • It is then extracted from the ring and smashed into a mercury target to produce neutron beams that can be moderated and guided into designated experimental stations.


Pronunciación: /-ˌtizəm/
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • It's an incredibly humane, kind film, and it reminds you that being humane and kind will always lead to radicalism, never to moderatism.
  • On the Political spectrum scale, that intentionally skews towards moderatism, I scored 9 out of 10 in fiscal freedom and 7 out of 10 in social freedom.
  • Yet, by that time the Revolution had taken a different path and the forces of ‘moderatism’ became too strong.


Late Middle English: from Latin moderat- 'reduced, controlled', from the verb moderare; related to modest.

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