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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a quiet or dispassionate manner.

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : a sedate party; a sedate horse
  • He climbs in sedately and fills the seat with his well-built person, his large Circassian moustaches standing out before him.
  • "Let's move on," she recommended, rising sedately.
  • Judith followed sedately with her head in the air. for more
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