immoderate immoderate

Definition(s):

  • (adj) beyond reasonable limits

Usage(s):

  1. The only immoderate thing about it was monsoon season, which blasted us from June through September each year, flooding roads and closing down schools.
  2. But if the immoderate smoker is not healthy, or if science succeeds in providing conclusive proof of danger, then the sin becomes more serious.
  3. A consequence of this uneasy arrangement is that the most immoderate government in the British Commonwealth is fast driving the country toward race trouble and out of the empire.

News

  1. Walker’s crossover appeal beats Christie’s

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is moderate in policy but immoderate in temperament. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is moderate in temperament but immoderate in policy. Which is a better model for the GOP nationally?
    on November 27, 2013     Source: Stars and Stripes

  2. Opinion: Why GOP would be better off with Walker than Christie in 2016

    Christie is moderate in policy but immoderate in temperament. Walker is moderate in temperament but immoderate in policy.
    on November 27, 2013     Source: The Record

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