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1. moderation

noun. ['ˌmɑːdɝˈeɪʃən'] quality of being moderate and avoiding extremes.

Synonyms

  • golden mean
  • moderateness
  • reasonableness
  • moderate
  • degree
  • level
  • immoderate

Antonyms

  • moderate
  • immoderate
  • oblique angle
  • expensiveness

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Rhymes with Moderation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

How do you pronounce moderation?

Pronounce moderation as ˌmɑdərˈeɪʃən.

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Sentences with moderation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Although fresh fruit salad has a bundle of nutritional benefits, it should be eaten in moderation.

Quotes about moderation


1. My diabetes is such a central part of my life... it did teach me discipline... it also taught me about moderation... I've trained myself to be super-vigilant... because I feel better when I am in control.
- Sonia Sotomayor

2. Saints have no moderation, nor do poets, just exuberance.
- Anne Sexton

3. Love moderately. Long love doth so.Too swift arrives as tardy as too slow.Love each other in moderation. That is the key to long-lasting love. Too fast is as bad as too slow.
- William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet

2. moderation

noun. ['ˌmɑːdɝˈeɪʃən'] a change for the better.

Synonyms

  • alteration
  • relief
  • easing
  • change
  • modification
  • disembarrassment

Antonyms

  • reasonable
  • unsoundness
  • unreasonable
  • implausibility

3. moderation

noun. ['ˌmɑːdɝˈeɪʃən'] the trait of avoiding excesses.

Synonyms

  • temperance
  • control
  • restraint
  • natural virtue
  • sobriety
  • abstemiousness

Antonyms

  • intemperance
  • upgrade
  • downgrade
  • degrade

4. moderation

noun. ['ˌmɑːdɝˈeɪʃən'] the action of lessening in severity or intensity.

Synonyms

  • step-down
  • decrease
  • abatement
  • diminution
  • reduction

Antonyms

  • intense
  • low
  • mild
  • high
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