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immoderation

[ih-mod-uh-rey-shuh n] /ɪˌmɒd əˈreɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
lack of moderation.
Origin
1535-1545
1535-45; < Latin immoderātiōn- (stem of immoderātiō). See im-2, moderation
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Examples for immoderation
  • He is a moderate in a country where the loudest voices applaud immoderation.
Word Origin and History for immoderation
n.

early 15c., from Latin immoderationem (nominative immoderatio) "want of moderation, excess," from immoderatus (see immoderate).

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