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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 im·mod·er·ate /-d(ə)rət/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Im·mod·er·ate a.  Not moderate; exceeding just or usual and suitable bounds; excessive; extravagant; unreasonable; as, immoderate demands; immoderate grief; immoderate laughter.
 So every scope by the immoderate use
 Turns to restraint.   --Shak.
 Syn: -- Excessive; exorbitant; unreasonable; extravagant; intemperate; inordinate.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : not within reasonable limits; "immoderate laughter";
            "immoderate spending" [ant: moderate]