extreme vs moderate

extreme

Definitions

adjective

  1. beyond a norm in views or actions
  2. most distant in any direction
  3. far beyond a norm in quantity or amount or degree; to an utmost degree
  4. of the greatest possible degree or extent or intensity

noun

  1. the furthest or highest degree of something
  2. the point located farthest from the middle of something

Examples

He added: 'I consider them insidious and extremely dangerous.

Unless the radar signal is normal to some surface (extremely low probability) the radar receives no return.

You should need some extreme persuasion - far more than the directors say-so in the accounts - to decide that a company bleeding cash might be turning a profit.

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moderate

Definitions

verb

  1. make less strong or intense; soften
  2. make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else
  3. preside over
  4. make less severe or harsh
  5. lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits
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noun

  1. a person who takes a position in the political center

adjective

  1. not extreme
  2. being within reasonable or average limits; not excessive or extreme
  3. marked by avoidance of extravagance or extremes

Examples

Receiving the round initial in the third quarter, the Rams would put together the 10-play, 61-yard expostulate immoderate 5 mins as great as finishing it off with the 6-yard TD pass from Stefkovich to So, TE, Joe Migliarese (Blue Bell, Pa.) to tighten the measure to twenty-nine twenty-eight TU.

The chops should be cooked over moderate heat to prevent excessive charring.

Today, the Prime Minister released his two options for Senate reform describing them as moderate and reasonable.

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