Part of speech:
lessening in intensity or strength
To make tame; domesticate:
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To be capable of holding:
To be filled by; contain:
To hold in restraint; check:
(Intransitive) To become soft or softer
Mince is defined as to divide or cut into tiny pieces, or to walk or speak in a restrained or dainty way.
To treat with lead or a lead compound:
To toughen, as by rigors or trying experiences
The definition of chasten is to restrain, tame or moderate, or to punish or discipline.
To become less; decrease:
To be modified
To decrease gradually in size, number, strength, or intensity:
To reduce the intensity or severity of; retard; abate; moderate
To have its symptoms lessen or disappear
To become ensnared or entrapped; to be worse off than before.
To weaken or lessen; decline
To reduce the strain, tension, or pressure of or on; loosen; slacken
Off is defined as to be less than.
Toward or at a low or lower point on a scale:
To make less intense; reduce; diminish; soften; allay
To turn off the sound of.
To make even or level.
To keep under control
To lessen in any way, as in size, weight, amount, value, price, etc.; diminish
(Archaic) To reduce the rigidity of; soften.
The definition of mediate is to try to help resolve a dispute, usually by listening impartially and helping the parties come to a resolution.
To reduce in standing or respect.
To make less severe or intense:
(Obs.) In an even manner
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or minor interval) by a semitone.
To decrease is defined as to make something smaller or fewer or to become smaller or fewer.
To calm means to soothe and pacify someone to make him free of stress, or to become free of stress yourself.
To calculate the average or mean of
The definition of arbitrate is to submit a dispute to be settled to someone other than a judge, or to do the act of settling a dispute between two parties.
To placate or attempt to placate (a threatening nation, for example) by granting concessions, often at the expense of principle.
To lessen or reduce:
Govern is defined as to control, guide or manage.
To oversee, direct, or manage (work, workers, a project, etc.); superintend
In a direct manner; directly
The definition of incite is to rile people up or to inspire and encourage specific behavior.
(Chem.) To free from combination in a compound
To remove obstructions or entanglements from; clear:
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
To direct or be in charge of.
Find another word for moderating. In this page you can discover 54 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for moderating, like: intensifying, taming, curbing, checking, containing, holding, controlling, softening, mincing, leading and tempering.