sedate


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full of or marked by dignity and seriousness

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cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to

characterized by dignity and propriety

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dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises

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Vets were unable to sedate it due to not being able to approach it.
If you think for a moment a dog behaving like this would have suddenly turned loving and sedate when it woke up in a vets cage you haven't been around many aggressive dogs.
Fishing in Britain is known for being a sedate pastime, but that cannot be said of Nigeria's Abaji Fishing Festival.
You send your patients to a radiology department making a gazillion dollars off doing these procedures, and it behooves them to learn how to sedate patients.
At one end of the spectrum, you can set it sporty; at the other, you get sedate.
Paradoxically scheduled for approximately the same time and vicinity at Street Machine and Blitz are some sedate book presentations of the Disposable documents by Sean Cliver.
Sedate Trish Dawson explores outrageous possibility when she yields to a friend's makeup brush and transforms herself into a sexual siren for the night.
Any farmer will tell you that certain animals run around and are unpleasant, but when they're fixed then they are happy and sedate.
We often have to sedate patients because the muscles are in spasm, and the patients are in a lot of pain," says David.
With sedate economy, Van Clief-Stefanon delivers a composite distillation of the bitter fruits of patriarchy--highlighting what are often dismissed as incidental by products of more fundamental "human" struggles.
Viewed in visible light, the elliptical galaxy NGC 4261 looks positively sedate.
A far more sedate but no less significant event was the "Grupo de Amigos de Venezuela" meeting, organized by Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva at the inauguration of Ecuadoran President Lucic Gutierrez in Quito.
According to the police, the suspects planned to invade Beckham's home, sedate her with a chemical spray, and hold her for ransom at a location in Brixton, South London.
Organizer Richard MacKinnon admits that the crowd is still fairly sedate and lacks diversity.