Updated English - Vietnamese Dictionary
moderation /,mɔdə'reiʃn/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- sự tiết chế, sự điều độ
- moderation in eating and drinking: sự ăn uống điều độ
- (số nhiều, (thường) (viết tắt) mods) kỳ thi phần thứ nhất bằng tú tài văn chương (trường đại học Ôc-phớt)
‚mɑə'reɪʃn /‚mɒ-Advanced English Dictionary
+quality of being moderate and avoiding extremes
+a change for the better
+the trait of avoiding excesses
+the action of lessening in severity or intensity
+ noun [U]Collocation Dictionary
1 the quality of being reasonable and not being extreme: There was a call for moderation on the part of the trade unions. + Alcohol is usually not harmful if it is taken in moderation (= in small quantities). + Moderation in eating and drinking is the way to stay healthy.
2 (BrE) (in education) the process of making sure that the same standards are used by different people in marking exams, etc.
VERB + MODERATION
The government called for greater moderation on the part of the unions.
MODERATION + VERB
be the key to sth
Moderation is the key to good health.
Drinking alcohol is all right in moderation.
| with ~
Always act with moderation.
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