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immoderate

adjective uk   /ɪˈmɒd.ər.ət/ us    /-ˈmɑː.dɚ-/ formal
too much or many, or more than is usual or reasonable: immoderate drinking immoderate demands
immoderately
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Translations of “immoderate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 過度的, 不合理的, 極端的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 过度的, 不合理的, 极端的…
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