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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A trait of dignified seriousness.

Usage examples (38)
  • Adjective : a sedate party; a sedate horse
  • “You alarm me exceedingly, by this moving sedateness.”
  • The sedateness of her aspect and her kind compliance in this meeting gave me hopes.
  • But, indeed, she only to make a face at me, so that I did be near like to shake her unto sedateness. for more
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