moderate

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

moderate

adjective

Definition of MODERATE

1
avoiding extremes in behavior or expression <he was only a moderate drinker, generally stopping after a couple of glasses of wine>
Synonyms temperate
2
avoiding major social change or extreme political ideas <the principal's moderate position on cell phones is that students can use them at school but only for emergencies>
3
being about midway between extremes of amount or size <a moderate snowfall was forecast for the region>
4
marked by temperatures that are neither too high nor too low <a city that is celebrated for its moderate climate>

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