[ US /sɪˈdeɪt/ ]
[ UK /sɪdˈe‍ɪt/ ]
  1. cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to
    The patient must be sedated before the operation
  1. characterized by dignity and propriety
  2. dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises
    the judge was solemn as he pronounced sentence
    a grave God-fearing man
    as sober as a judge
    a solemn promise
    a quiet sedate nature
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How To Use sedate In A Sentence

  • If it is less traumatic for the patient, these activities are performed after the patient is sedated.
  • This does not reflect well on the sedate, calm and collected gentleman that I hallucinated myself to be.
  • For the more sedate, there was ten pin bowling and splat the rat.
  • Within 10 minutes we were idling towards a pod of six whales making their sedate way through the wide sweep of the sound opposite the lodge.
  • Tabasheer , safflower and calamine can clear away lung heat, expel toxic heat, sedate mind, and calm fright. Savory rhododendron leaf can clear away heat, diminish swelling, and tonify kidney.
  • Most of the 200 or so runs across the two mountains are far more sedate, and Whistler is even establishing a reputation as a decent place to learn to ski.
  • I would wager that when our defence minister made fun of you, Elsie, he was wearing a boring black or blue suit and a sedate tie.
  • 'Tis the novelty of the experiment which makes impressions on their conceptive, cogitative faculties; that do not previse the facility of the operation adequately, with a subact and sedate intellection, associated with diligent and congruous study. Gargantua and Pantagruel, Illustrated, Book 5
  • Those selfsame horses were slow and sedate but got things done in their own good time.
  • Combined with that, we give a combination of a valium-type drug and an intravenous anaesthetic agent to sedate you during the process.
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