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moderates

noun
plural of moderate

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a person who holds moderate views
  • to the community's detriment, moderates were often shouted down at town meetings by the local hotheads

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moderates

verb
present tense third-person singular of moderate

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“Moderates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/moderates. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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