Definitions For Moderating


  • Lessening in intensity or strength


  • To make (something) less harsh, strong, or severe or to become less harsh, strong, or severe
  • To guide a discussion or direct a meeting that involves a group of people


  • A person whose political ideas are not extreme : a person who has moderate opinions or is a member of a moderate political group

Is Moderating a Scrabble Word?

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Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Moderating is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Moderating in a Sentence

  • Her doctor recommended moderate exercise.
  • There were moderate levels of chemicals in the lake.
  • Drinking moderate amounts of coffee
  • The protesters have been unwilling to moderate their demands.
  • She moderates at our office meetings.
  • She moderates our discussions so that we don't argue or talk at the same time.
  • Moderates from both political parties have agreed on an economic plan.
  • To the community's detriment, moderates were often shouted down at town meetings by the local hotheads

Antonyms for Moderating

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