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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