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American English: /ˌmɑdəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /mɒdəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of moderation in Spanish:


  • 1 (restraint) drinking is not harmful, in moderation
    beber no es nocivo, si se hace con moderación
    all things in moderation
    todos los excesos son malos
    Example sentences
    • They are encouraging young people to associate alcohol with excess and extreme moderation.
    • That's what I favour - moderation and responsible behaviour.
    • From the disease model point of view, moderation of addictive behavior is an unrealistic goal for a true addict.
  • 2 (lessening, lowering)
    Example sentences
    • A real decline in inflation would depend in the moderation of wage demands by ‘organised groups of workers’, indicated Government sources.
    • This is probably more precaution than I would take on my weblog, particularly the moderation of unregistered comments.
    • They're basically young toughs in these projects, and they're just not responding to any kind of calls for moderation to the violence, not even from their parents, by the way.
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