DictionaryThesaurusScrabbleExamplesQuiz

moderate meaning

EN[ˈmɒdərət] [ˈmɑdərət] [ˈmɒdəreɪt] [ˈmɑdəreɪt]
US, adjective and noun US, verb
WModerate
  • In politics and religion, a moderate is an individual who is not extreme, partisan, nor radical. In recent years, the term political moderates has gained traction as a buzzword.
  • The existence of the ideal moderate is disputed because of a lack of a moderate political ideology.
  • Aristotle favoured conciliatory politics dominated by the centre rather than the extremes of great wealth and poverty or the special interests of oligarchs and tyrants.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Intransitive verbs
            • Transitive verbs
          Related Links:
          1. en moderately
          2. en moderated
          3. en moderates
          4. en moderateness
          Source: Wiktionary

          Meaning of moderate for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "moderate" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
          Difficultness: Level 1
          12345678910
          Easy     ➨     Difficult
          Definiteness: Level 8
          12345678910
          Definite    ➨     Versatile
          1.804