verb (used with object), mod·er·at·ed, mod·er·at·ing.
verb (used without object), mod·er·at·ed, mod·er·at·ing.
Origin of moderate
SYNONYMS FOR moderate
Examples from the Web for moderated
She will allow that over the years her initially phobic view of Germans has moderated.Life Under Air Strikes: Children Under Fire Will Never Forget — or Forgive|Clive Irving|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was playing Martha Raddatz when she moderated one of the vice-presidential debates last year.Kate McKinnon Is the Future of ‘Saturday Night Live’|Kevin Fallon|November 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The panel was moderated by Sarah Kambou, President of the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW).Stanford Panel: Transforming Lives – Just Business as Usual|A Daily Beast Sponsor|October 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
When your side wields the power, one can afford to demand that its use be moderated.Israeli and Palestinian Narratives Mirror One Another, But Do Not Reflect Parity|Mira Sucharov|October 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Well, he cops to this: Schieffer kept thinking about the high stakes when he moderated his first presidential debate in 2004.
On the seventh day the Ter Schilling found herself alone, but the weather had moderated.The Phantom Ship|Frederick Marryat
Their "intensity" should be moderated, their frequency need not.Woman|William J. Robinson
Then suddenly recollecting that his chief purpose was to kill time, he moderated his stramming gait to a stroll.Flint|Maud Wilder Goodwin
Welcome, Mr. Thorpe, came from Rutley in the mild regularly moderated voice of a man content with his surroundings.An Oregon Girl|Alfred Ernest Rice
Hereupon he moderated somewhat his voice, and said, 'Have you any defence?'With the King at Oxford|Alfred J. Church