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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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After a brief chase, the Crown Prince successfully sedates it with a tranquiliser shot.
"After two attempts to sedate the lioness we had to put the animal to sleep with a shot," Planckendael Zoo said on Twitter.
Ian Robson said: "I suggested they use tranquillisers as it was barking as people tried to feed it, but they kept saying it was an aggressive dog." Denise Byron posted: "It was tied up, cold and terrified, surely they could've drugged meat to sedate it."
"I suggested that they used tranquillisers to sedate it and calm it down because it was barking as people tried to feed it but they just kept saying it was an aggressive dog.
But some music experts claim he only topped the chart because shops want to "sedate" their customers.
Summary: Fishing in Britian is known for being a sedate pasttime, but that cannot be said of Nigeria's Abaji Fishing Festival.
This latest project sees Hecker returning to Ramat Gan, but under rather more sedate circumstances.
A meditative exploration of the purpose of human existence in the physical world, especially if humans are considered to be spiritual beings, The Purpose of Physical Reality approaches challenging theological questions in a sedate, meticulous and serious-minded manner.
The nature of medications used to sedate children for painless procedures fosters tension between radiology departments on tight schedules and busy pediatricians at their offices.
A pure appearance package, the Zagato modifications take the sleek and sedate Harrier and give it the look of a rally car.
At one end of the spectrum, you can set it sporty; at the other, you get sedate.
Additionally, to prevent electrodes from dislodging, researchers must often sedate or restrain animals--actions that can change an animal's behavior.
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.
Any farmer will tell you that certain animals run around and are unpleasant, but when they're fixed then they are happy and sedate. They are contented and cheerful.
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.