Thesaurus

immoderate

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of immoderate

  1. going beyond a normal or acceptable limit in degree or amount the young widow remarried with what was regarded as immoderate haste by most observers Synonyms baroque, devilish, exorbitant, extravagant, extreme, fancy, excessive, inordinate, insane, intolerable, lavish, overdue, overextravagant, overmuch, overweening, plethoric, steep, stiff, towering, unconscionable, undue, unmercifulRelated Words boundless, endless, immeasurable, infinite, limitless; unbearable, unjustifiable, unwarranted; improper, inappropriate, thick, unseemly; unrestrainedNear Antonyms deficient, inadequate, insufficient; minimal, minimumAntonyms middling, moderate, modest, reasonable, temperate

immoderate was our Word of the Day on 03/01/2009. Hear the podcast!



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up immoderate? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

alert quickness of mind or body

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!