Moderate meaning in English | Easy explanation | Indian dictionary

Moderate meaning in English: In this article, the meaning of the word ‘Moderate’ is explained in easy English with examples, along with its synonyms and antonyms.

Moderate’ pronunciation= mod-rate

Moderate meaning in English

‘Moderate’ means ‘Average’.

Average means at least a little more and more than very little. A medium amount that is neither large nor small.

The word ‘Moderate’ has more than one meaning.

1. Something that is average or limited in quantity or quality.
Example-1: Moderate amounts of air pollution can also be harmful to health.
Example-2: The moderate wind is blowing today.

2. Something that is neither too much nor too little.
Example: Moderate flame consumes more gas than high flame.

3. The word ‘Moderate’ is also used to indicate to reduce or control any intensity.
Example: He moderated his unhealthy food eating habit.

4. Moderate or liberal approach.
Example: He is a man of moderate views.

Moderate- English meaning
Noun 
liberal
golden mean
balanced minded person
Adjective
medium
average
middle class
limited
well-balanced
Verb
to restrain
to reduce

Moderate-Example

The word ‘Moderate’ acts as an adjective, noun, and verb.

The past tense of the word ‘Moderate’ is ‘Moderated’ and the present participle is ‘Moderating’.

The plural noun of the word ‘Moderate’ is ‘Moderates’.

Sentences that can be formed using the word ‘Moderate’ are as follows.

Examples:

▪ Air pollution is moderate so not harmful to most people.

▪ Moderate air quality can be unhealthy for people who are very sensitive to air pollution.

▪ He was admitted to the hospital for a moderate heart attack problem.

▪ She cooked food on a moderate flame for better taste.

▪ I can afford the rent of a moderate size room only.

▪ He is a moderate quantity drinker and smoker.

▪ Even moderate amounts of alcohol consumption or smoking tobacco can be dangerous to health.

▪ He is a moderate man.

▪ The moderate phase (1885-1905) and extremist phase (1906-1919) were two eras of the Indian freedom struggle.

▪ He got only moderate success in business though of his hard work.

▪ Surprisingly the police inspector talked in a moderate tone with thieves.

▪ The rain is moderate today.

▪ He changed his talking tone from aggravating to moderate in front of children.

▪ He learned to moderate his anger.

▪ He moderated his unnecessary expenses.

▪ He moderated his daily smoking habit.

▪ He successfully moderated a quarrel between two brothers.

‘Moderate’ other meanings

moderate rain= Medium rain, Average rain

moderate rainfall= Average rain

moderate rainfall warning= Average rain warning

moderate risk= Medium risk

moderate climate= Average climate, Liberal climate

moderate ascites= Medium ascites

moderate infection= Medium infection

mild to moderate= Gentle to medium

mild to moderate pain= Gentle to medium pain

mild to moderate hypertension= Gentle to medium hypertension

mild to moderate respiratory illness= Gentle to medium respiratory disease

easy to moderate= Easy to medium

air quality moderate= Medium air quality, Average air quality

religious moderate= Religious liberal

just moderate= Just medium, Just average

white moderate= Medium white, Average white

female moderate= Liberal female

family values moderate= Liberal family values

moderate viral= Medium viral

moderate values= Average values

moderate risk of infection= Medium risk of infection

moderate family= Liberal family

moderate pain= Medium pain

moderate temperature= Medium temperature

moderate pace= Medium pace, Average pace

moderate fog= Medium fog

moderate Muslim= Liberal Muslim

moderate weather= Medium weather, Average weather

password is moderate= password is average

moderate disease= Average disease

moderate person= Liberal person

moderate vs conservative= Liberal vs conservative

moderate political views= Liberal political views

moderately severe= Average severe

mild to moderate pulmonary hypertension= Gentle to medium pulmonary hypertension

mild to moderate hypertension treatment= Gentle to medium hypertension treatment

‘Moderate’ Synonyms-antonyms

The synonyms of the word ‘Moderate’ are as follows.

Adjective 
mild
reasonable
modest
medium
average
mediocre
non-excessive
tolerable
controlled
lenient
non-extreme
sober
temperate
restrained
Verb
control
keep under control
regulate
abate
lessen
repress
curb
soften
recede
restrict
alleviate
tone down
hold in
assuage
mediate
mitigate

The antonyms of the word ‘Moderate’ are as follows.

massive
immoderate
increase
excessive
great
aggravate
outrageous
unusual
unreasonable

 

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