In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(medium)(price/expense) moderado(price/expense) módico(heat) moderadohe's a moderate drinker — bebe con moderación
- winds will be light to moderate — los vientos serán de suaves a moderados
- Drivers caught breaking the speed limit by moderate amounts would get two, instead of three, points on their licence under the Road Safety Bill being debated by MPs.
- They basically got away with what they could at the time (which wasn't much) and found a moderate amount of success.
- The marginal zone cells were medium-sized and contained a moderate amount of cytoplasm.
- I expected a moderate amount, but it's quite scary.
- The trail, just off the leeward highway, is not difficult, though there are a few steep areas requiring a moderate degree of fitness.
- You know, when we're giggling with the moderate amount of English that she knows.
- A moderate climate produces an average winter temperature of 50 degrees, while the summer average is 82.4 degrees.
- Though the calorific value of fructose was the same as that of sucrose or glucose, it was preferable to consume it only in moderate amounts.
- Health experts suggest a diet rich in green vegetables full of antioxidants, beans which contain healthy fats and a moderate amount of wine.
- Some of these second-wave acts achieved a moderate degree of success and most were assured at least of a long career on the standup circuit.
- On a moderate level of intensity, such feelings would amount to what is usually categorized as cheerfulness.
- It really doesn't matter what type of exercise, if it is done at moderate intensity for as long as possible, and is built up gradually.
- The fourth is that they exercise not a bit but a lot - ie they have about 60-90 minutes of moderate intensity exercise every day.
- But, you know, it is healthy to get moderate amounts of sunlight.
- Let it be said, however, that I'm all in favour of those things that keep us looking and feeling our youthful best, including moderate amounts of plastic surgery.
- Some of the vices he recommended to the elderly include the use - in moderate amounts - of alcohol, tobacco and bromides to relieve insomnia.
- Research by the Department of Transport suggests that talking on a mobile while driving affects a driver in a similar way to drinking a moderate amount of alcohol.
- Current research suggests that 30 minutes of moderate intensity activity almost everyday is enough to improve health.
- Although it prefers no frost, it will tolerate a moderate amount of it.
- Time how many jumps you can perform at a moderate pace in 30 seconds.
2(not extreme)(demands/views/criticism) moderado
- A new moderate party comes onto the political scene.
- In general, however, the tone of the party was moderate.
- What factors explain these moderate policies toward ethnic minorities?
- In one 12-hour period, assassination attempts were mounted on as many as five politicians from a moderate party.
- That's key, that's what a lot of moderate lawmakers in both parties want to hear.
- He turned Labour into a moderate party which accepted Thatcher's economic settlement but combined it with state-sponsored policies of social cohesion.
- Throughout the process, those loyal to its moderate policies fought for the survival of their party.
- Once upon a time, this was a very moderate party.
- He, along with other pragmatists, feared that it could split his party into moderate and radical factions and undermine its ability to govern.
- Its front bench has a younger profile, and with its policies not very far from those of the current government, it will find little ideological problems with the moderate policies now favoured by Labour.
- Will the press buy the notion of putting out these more moderate faces in the spotlight means that it's a more moderate party?
- The aim was always to hollow out the more moderate party and supplant it.
- They had to put forward a moderate policy platform that nevertheless differed them from the Liberals.
- The new moderate policy reckoned without the ambitions of the poorest peasants and the zeal of local Party cadres.
- Any extremist attempts at violence would overwhelmingly consolidate support for a moderate policy.
- The Democrats will never succeed as either a liberal party or a moderate party.
- In other words, people voted for the extremist parties because the moderate parties were too extremist.
- His moderate policies, his personal charm, and his touch at expressing popular opinion were all heightened by the weakness of the leadership of his Conservative rivals.
- Australia has a new and rising political party with moderate policies which is headed by a black woman.
- He was the target of years of bitter denunciation, even revulsion, from the left over his moderate policies, but subsequent events demonstrated he was right and they were wrong.
3(mediocre)(achievement/ability) regular(achievement/ability) pasable
1(views/criticism/demands) moderarkindly moderate your language — ten la bondad de cuidar el vocabulario que empleas
2moderating pres p(influence/effect) moderador
1(pain) aliviarse(pain) calmarse(wind) calmarse
2(person) hacer de moderador
1moderado masculinemoderada feminine
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