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immoderation Line breaks: im¦mod¦er|ation
Pronunciation: /ɪˌmɒd(ə)ˈreɪʃn/

Definition of immoderation in English:


[mass noun]
The quality of being excessive and lacking in restraint; overindulgence: he paid a high price for his immoderation
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  • They even coined a word for these immoderations: ‘therapism.’
  • Some of those personality results are a bit worrying… no assertiveness or achievement-seeking, and near maximum scores for depression and immoderation.
  • Don't beat yourself up for your immoderation, however.
excess, excessiveness, intemperance, intemperateness, lack of restraint, lack of self-control, self-gratification, self-indulgence, overindulgence, overconsumption, lavishness, extravagance, decadence, profligacy, wantonness, dissipation, dissoluteness, dissolution
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