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Overview of verb sedate

The verb sedate has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. sedate, calm, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise

(cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to; "The patient must be sedated before the operation")

Overview of adj sedate

The adj sedate has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) sedate, staid

(characterized by dignity and propriety)

2. grave, sedate, sober, solemn

(dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises; "a grave God-fearing man"; "a quiet sedate nature"; "as sober as a judge"; "a solemn promise"; "the judge was solemn as he pronounced sentence") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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