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Meaning of “moderate” - Learner’s Dictionary

moderate

adjective     /ˈmɒdərət/
SIZE average in size or amount and not too much: Eating a moderate amount of fat is healthy.Medium-sizedSmallExtremely small
OPINION not extreme, especially relating to political opinions: a moderate political groupPolitical movements and groups
moderately adverb
Translations of “moderate”
in Arabic مُعْتَدِل…
in Korean 보통의…
in Malaysian sederhana…
in French moyen…
in Turkish vasat, orta, ılımlı…
in Italian moderato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 中等的, 不過分的,適度的…
in Russian умеренный…
in Polish umiarkowany…
in Vietnamese vừa phải…
in Spanish regular…
in Portuguese moderado…
in Thai กลาง ๆ…
in German mittelmäßig…
in Catalan moderat…
in Japanese ほどほどの…
in Indonesian sedang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 中等的, 不过分的,适度的…
(Definition of moderate adjective from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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