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Synonyms for moderate

Synonyms for moderate

not excessive or extreme in amount, degree, or force

kept within sensible limits

suited to or within the means of ordinary people

not steep or abrupt

requiring little effort or exertion

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free from extremes in temperature

of small intensity

to make or become less severe or extreme

to become or cause to become less active or intense

Synonyms for moderate

a person who takes a position in the political center

preside over

make less fast or intense

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make less severe or harsh

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make less strong or intense

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restrain

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being within reasonable or average limits

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not extreme

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marked by avoidance of extravagance or extremes

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Cloudy skies with light to moderate rain and thunderstorms will be experienced over the Visayas and the regions of Mimaropa, Bicol, Caraga, SOCCSKSARGEN, Davao and over the provinces of Zambales and Bataan.
According to the Jordan Meteorological Department (JMD), another rise in temperatures is forecast on Sunday, and it will be moderate in the hilly areas and warm in other parts of the Kingdom, while winds will be northeasterly to northwesterly moderate to brisk at times.
AaAaAa Light to moderate rains fell on the Wilayats of Muscat, Muttrah, Bausher, A'Seeb, Al Amirat and Quriyat in the Muscat Governorate which led to the Wadis overflow.
The overall infection rates were 34% in the tight protocol group and 48% in the moderate protocol group, said Dr.
1) One in five women surveyed at clinics in southeastern Texas had moderate or severe depressive symptoms, and these women had significantly elevated odds of having used hormonal contraceptives before age 13 or having had multiple partners.
Big-rig driver Alfredo Arias Bernal, 56, of Fullerton suffered moderate injuries when his westbound Ralphs produce truck collided with a Mitsubishi Eclipse driven by Lisa J.
The moderate Republicans are likable and often right.
Last August, after a campaign that focused almost exclusively on the evolution issue, Republican voters went to the polls during the state's GOP primary and voted down two Religious Right board incumbents, replacing them with moderates; they also chose a moderate to run for an open seat.
This book is in part a collective biography of those eight moderate ministers, in part a study of the letter itself.
John's wort relieves some of the symptoms of mild to moderate depression in about half the people who take it for at least three or four weeks.
The gap between those who get it and those who almost or are about to get it keeps gay fights from jumping to the forefront of the moderate wish list.
A prior independent study found that mentally healthy individuals who smoke two packs of cigarettes or more each day display immune changes comparable to those now observed in moderate smokers with depression.
Consumer spending appeared to be growing at a moderate pace; business expenditures on durable equipment had registered further large gains, though new orders had flattened out; and housing demand seemed to be holding up well despite the increase in mortgage interest rates this year.
The 'A+' rating reflects the borough's sound financial position, robust assessed valuation growth, continued economic diversification, and moderate debt levels.
KUWAIT, Sept 7 (KUNA) -- Temperatures are expected to become moderate in the upcoming days, affected by the decrease of the Indian seasonal low pressure, said Kuwait Meteorological Center.