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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) moderate

Synonyms: centrist, moderate, moderationist, middle of the roader Definition: a person who takes a position in the political center

Hypernyms: adult, grownup Definition: a fully developed person from maturity onward

Synonyms for (verb) moderate

Synonyms: moderate Definition: make less fast or intense Usage: moderate your speed

Hypernyms: slow down, decelerate Definition: reduce the speed of Usage: He slowed down the car

Synonyms: chasten, moderate, temper Definition: restrain

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: lead, moderate, chair Definition: preside over Usage: John moderated the discussion

Hypernyms: discuss, talk over, hash out Definition: speak with others about (something); talk (something) over in detail; have a discussion Usage: We discussed our household budget

Synonyms: tame, tone down, moderate Definition: make less strong or intense; soften Usage: Tone down that aggressive letter; The author finally tamed some of his potentially offensive statements

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: soften, mince, moderate Definition: make less severe or harsh Usage: He moderated his tone when the students burst out in tears

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: contain, control, curb, hold, hold in, check, moderate Definition: lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits Usage: moderate your alcohol intake; hold your tongue; hold your temper; control your anger

Hypernyms: keep, keep back, restrain, hold back Definition: keep under control; keep in check Usage: suppress a smile; Keep your temper; keep your cool

Synonyms for (adjective) moderate

Synonyms: moderate, temperate Definition: not extreme Usage: a moderate penalty; temperate in his response to criticism

Hypernyms: mild Definition: moderate in type or degree or effect or force; far from extreme Usage: a mild winter storm; a mild fever; fortunately the pain was mild; a mild rebuke; mild criticism

Synonyms: moderate Definition: being within reasonable or average limits; not excessive or extreme Usage: moderate prices; a moderate income; a moderate fine; moderate demands; a moderate estimate; a moderate eater; moderate success; a kitchen of moderate size; the X-ray showed moderate enlargement of the heart

Hypernyms: average, intermediate, medium Definition: around the middle of a scale of evaluation Usage: an orange of average size; intermediate capacity; medium bombers

Hypernyms: cautious, conservative Definition: avoiding excess Usage: a conservative estimate

Hypernyms: fair, fairish, reasonable Definition: not excessive or extreme Usage: a fairish income; reasonable prices

Hypernyms: indifferent Definition: neither too great nor too little Usage: a couple of indifferent hills to climb

Hypernyms: limited Definition: not excessive

Hypernyms: middle-of-the-road Definition: not extreme, especially in political views

Hypernyms: minimalist Definition: advocating minimal reforms (as in government or politics)

Hypernyms: modest, small Definition: not large but sufficient in size or amount Usage: a modest salary; modest inflation; helped in my own small way

Synonyms: moderate, restrained Definition: marked by avoidance of extravagance or extremes Usage: moderate in his demands; restrained in his response

Hypernyms: temperate Definition: not extreme in behavior Usage: temperate in his habits; a temperate response to an insult; temperate in his eating and drinking