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moderationist

[mod-uh-rey-shuh-nist]
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noun
  1. a person who favors, supports, or promotes moderation.
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Origin of moderationist

First recorded in 1840–50; moderation + -ist
Related formspro·mod·er·a·tion·ist, adjective, noun
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Historical Examples

  • Mr. Spence from his appearance was fairly entitled to be called a moderationist.

    A Romantic Young Lady

    Robert Grant