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  • 21sedate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. staid, calm, inexcitable, serious, dignified, serene, demure, decorous, composed. See inexcitability. Ant., agitated, excitable. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. composed, unruffled, serious, sober; see… …

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  • 22sedate — se·date || sɪ deɪt v. calm, quiet; administer a sedative drug adj. calm, quiet, serene; composed, staid …

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  • 23sedate — 1) seated 2) teased …

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  • 24sedate — sedate1 adjective 1》 calm and unhurried. 2》 staid and rather dull. Derivatives sedately adverb sedateness noun Origin ME (also as a medical term in the sense not sore or painful ): from L. sedatus, sedare settle , from sedere sit . sedate2 verb… …

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  • 25sedate — a. Calm, composed, collected, quiet, placid, serene, tranquil, still, unruffled, undisturbed, settled, imperturbable, sober, serious, staid, demure, cool, philosophical, contemplative, grave, thoughtful …

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  • 26sedate — adj 1. calm, quiet, serene, collected, Inf. together, self possessed, unruffled, unperturbed; cool, self controlled, passionless, impassive, detached, even tempered, imperturable, unexcitable, unflappable. 2. staid, proper, decorous, dignified,… …

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  • 27sedate — se·date …

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  • 28sedate — se•date [[t]sɪˈdeɪt[/t]] adj. v. dat•ed, dat•ing 1) calm, quiet, or composed; undisturbed 2) med cvb to put under sedation • Etymology: 1640–50; < L sēdātus, ptp. of sēdāre to calm, allay; akin to sedēre to sit se•date′ly, adv. se•date′ness, n …

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  • 29sedate — /səˈdeɪt / (say suh dayt) adjective 1. calm, quiet, or composed; sober; undisturbed by passion or excitement. –verb (t) (sedated, sedating) 2. to calm or put to sleep by means of sedatives. {Latin sēdātus, past participle, calmed} –sedately,… …

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  • 30sedate —   Kūo o, no eno e …

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  • 31sedate — 1. adj. tranquil and dignified; equable, serious. Derivatives: sedately adv. sedateness n. Etymology: L sedatus past part. of sedare settle f. sedere sit 2. v.tr. put under sedation. Etymology: back form. f. SEDATION …

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  • 33Sedately — Sedate Se*date , a. [L. sedatus, p. p. of sedare, sedatum, to allay, calm, causative of sedere to sit. See {Sit}.] Undisturbed by passion or caprice; calm; tranquil; serene; not passionate or giddy; composed; staid; as, a sedate soul, mind, or… …

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  • 34Sedateness — Sedate Se*date , a. [L. sedatus, p. p. of sedare, sedatum, to allay, calm, causative of sedere to sit. See {Sit}.] Undisturbed by passion or caprice; calm; tranquil; serene; not passionate or giddy; composed; staid; as, a sedate soul, mind, or… …

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  • 35sedately — Ⅰ. sedate [1] ► ADJECTIVE 1) calm and unhurried. 2) staid and rather dull. DERIVATIVES sedately adverb sedateness noun. ORIGIN originally used also as a medical term in the sense «not sore or painful»: from Latin sedare settle …

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  • 36sedateness — Ⅰ. sedate [1] ► ADJECTIVE 1) calm and unhurried. 2) staid and rather dull. DERIVATIVES sedately adverb sedateness noun. ORIGIN originally used also as a medical term in the sense «not sore or painful»: from Latin sedare settle …

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  • 37serious — serious, grave, solemn, somber, sedate, staid, sober, earnest may be applied to persons, their looks, or their acts with the meaning not light or frivolous but actually or seemingly weighed down by deep thought, heavy cares, or purposive or… …

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  • 38The General Electric — Infobox Album | Name = The General Electric Type = Album Artist = Shihad Released = 1999 Recorded = June–July 1999 at Factory Studios, Vancouver Genre = Rock music Length = Label = Wea Records Producer = GGGarth Reviews = Last album = Shihad… …

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  • 39The General Electric — Album par Shihad Sortie 1999 Enregistrement Juin/juillet 1999 au Factory Studios à Vancouver Genre Rock Producteur Garth Richardson …

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  • 40staid — staidly, adv. staidness, n. /stayd/, adj. 1. of settled or sedate character; not flighty or capricious. 2. fixed, settled, or permanent. v. 3. Archaic. a pt. and pp. of stay1. [1535 45 for adj. use] Syn. 1. proper …

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