Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
immoderate

im·mod·er·ate

immoderate

pronunciation:
ih ma d riht
part of speech: adjective
definition: beyond reasonable or appropriate limits; excessive.
immoderate desires
antonyms:
moderate, modest, temperate
similar words:
excess, exorbitant, extravagant, extreme, unreasonable
derivations: immoderately (adv.), immoderateness (n.), immoderation (n.)