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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
moderation /,mɔdə'reiʃn/
  • 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)
Concise Dictionary
‚mɑə'reɪʃn /‚mɒ-
+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

Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun [U]
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.
Collocation Dictionary




call for
The government called for greater moderation on the part of the unions.
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be the key to sth
Moderation is the key to good health.


in ~
Drinking alcohol is all right in moderation.
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Always act with moderation.

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