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immoderacy

immoderacy

noun im·mod·er·a·cy \(ˌ)i(m)-ˈmä-d(ə-)rə-sē\

Definition of IMMODERACY

:  lack of moderation

Examples of IMMODERACY

  1. <the same immoderacy that caused him to become a drug addict later impelled him to embrace religious fanaticism>

First Known Use of IMMODERACY

1682

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