Etymology

1. sedately

adverb. ['sɪˈdeɪtli'] in a sedate manner.

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • sedate (English)
  • sedatum (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Sedately

  • ornately
  • stately
  • innately
  • greatly
  • lately
  • gately
  • gateley

Example sentences of the word sedately


1. Adverb
They are also used more sedately as a mask to block out light while sleeping.

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