Synonyms of 'moderation'
restraintDictionary, justice, fairnessHe called on all parties to show moderation.
A Bill of Rights would act as a restraint on judicial power.
We must win people round to the justice of our cause.
Stopping briefly to regain her composure, she described her ordeal.
They praised him for his coolness under pressure.
The age of hedonism was replaced by a new era of temperance.
He faced his ordeal with admirable calmness.
He faced his defeat with equanimity.
One reason for his success was his mildness and dignity.
Moderation is a virtue only in those who are thought to have an alternative
Moderation in all things
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Thesaurus for moderation from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you say that someone's behaviour shows moderation , you approve of them because they act in a way that you think is reasonable and not extreme .