Translation of moderator in Spanish:


moderador, n.

Pronunciation /ˈmɑdəˌreɪdər//ˈmɒdəreɪtə/


  • 1

    (in debates)
    moderador masculine
    moderadora feminine
    • Two disciplinary hearings, chaired by an outside moderator, were held yesterday and the others are due to be completed soon.
    • And now let's talk to the moderator of this evening's recall debate.
    • The principal moderator arranged the focus groups and led the discussion.
    • They insisted on a single moderator, a stiff debate format and live coverage only by two small stations.
    • Or had the retired general simply not considered the possibility that debate moderators would ask him questions?
    • The moderator of the English language debates got a lot of bad press for letting things get out of control.
    • I thought that was strange since he was going to be the moderator of the debate.
    • In this debate, the moderator is going to be even more important than the past debates.
    • If you agree to take part, the moderator for your panel will email you and the other participants to nail down the details of the panel.
    • In the Republican debate, the moderator asked the candidates a viewer's question about which political philosopher or thinker the candidate identified with.
    • It can be intimidating, but the moderator must keep the debate on track and fair.
    • Currently, he is scheduled to be a moderator at the third presidential debate in Arizona.
    • Average people asked better questions than the moderator of the first debate.
    • And my answer there is that my function as a debate moderator has always been to just to facilitate the exchange between the candidates, to get them to talk about it.
    • But for any decision to be taken, the government must stand up for what it is and not play the role of a moderator in college debate.
    • We held an April contest there, and since I'm a moderator I figured I best churn out a submission.
    • He jumped from his stool, chopped at the air and interrupted the debate moderator.
    • Aggressive moderators don't get picked as debate moderators, Lou.
    • The debate will finish with the moderator asking a general question to both Leaders in order to sum up.
    • The traditional format of the two leaders plus a single moderator is gone, and a panel of five is instead in place to ask the questions.
  • 2British

    School University
    árbitro encargado de procurar que exista uniformidad de criterios en la calificación de exámenes
    • On top of this, contracted moderators check marked student work in every subject from every school, every year.
    • Testers were observed by moderators during the examination.
    • Data quality was ensured by having the moderator present his coding to a team including the principal investigator, a research assistant, and the principal investigator's graduate students.
    • The exam papers were marked by teachers and then sent to external moderators.
    • The moderator, a famous senior scientist, was incredulous.
    • Children at the state and national level sometimes didn't know what the moderator was asking because the moderator was saying it correctly.
    • Reducing external assessment could save the £60 million spent on moderators and examiners for GCSEs and GNVQ courses, he claims.
    • ‘We ordered the paper in as it was too costly to hire an examiner and moderator for such a small exam,’ he said.
    • Their concurrence with conclusions drawn ensures the validity of the moderator's analysis.
    • In 1860-61 Cambridge appointed him moderator and examiner for the Mathematical Tripos.
  • 3

    (de la asamblea de algunas iglesias protestantes) presidente masculine
    • Last month the former moderator of the Presbyterian Church, went so far as to call for an end to the withdrawal by Protestants from mixed towns and areas.
    • In recent years moderators have spent the rest of their year in office visiting missionaries and liaising with presbyteries.
    • He has been the moderator of the Free Presbyterian Church since he founded it in 1951, a longer run in power than most popes.
    • A former Presbyterian moderator, he is noted for his hardline views and refuses to attend ecumenical services that include Catholic priests.
    • The moderator made a speech at first mild, recognising what Europeans had done in Africa.
    • Rev Bwalya was the first moderator for the Copperbelt presbytery.
    • The first act of the Assembly was the appointment of a moderator.
    • Harare's Presbyterian moderator last week called on the government to ‘stop abrogating its duty in regard to the anarchy and lawlessness which is destroying the country’.
    • The former moderator of the Church of Scotland has now given up the parish he tended for 13 years to take on a new challenge.
    • A vocal critic of the government, he was a minister of the Dutch Reformed Church and moderator of its Transvaal senate when he was banned in 1977.
    • A representative from each presbytery, along with the three most recent moderators and three elders appointed by the Assembly, each have a vote.
    • The moderator challenged the audience: ‘What are you - bishops, priests, laity - afraid of about dialogue?’
    • The organization constituted itself in January and elected as moderator the head of the Episcopal Diocese of New York.
    • The moderator has previously said he would not be opposed to openly gay ministers.
    • The Church of Scotland would be prepared to appoint an openly gay minister, according to the church's new moderator.
    • He had more than one year long term as moderator of his Presbytery.