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sedate englannista suomeksi

  1. tyyni, rauhallinen, hillitty

  2. rauhoittaa, antaa rauhoittavia

  1. rauhallinen, tyyni, hillitty

  2. Verbi

  3. rauhoittaa, antaa rauhoittavia">antaa rauhoittavia

  4. rauhoittaa

sedate englanniksi

  1. Remaining composed and dignified, and avoiding too much activity or excitement.

  2. (syn)

  3. 1642, Richard Watson, ''A Sermon Touching Schisme,'' Cambridge: Roger Daniel, p.(nbs)27,

  4. (..) they will rashly huddle up all together, and not admitting the least check of a sedate judgement, publish onely the impetuous dictates of their indiscreet and too precipitant fancie (..)
  5. (RQ:Pope Iliad)

  6. 1886, (w), ''(w),'' Chapter(nbs)16,

  7. A reel or fling of some sort was in progress; and the usually sedate Farfrae was in the midst of the other dancers in the costume of a wild Highlander, flinging himself about and spinning to the tune.
  8. 1989, (w), ''(w),'' New York: Henry Holt, 2000, Chapter(nbs)9, p.(nbs)149,

  9. Then she saw that they were waving their handkerchiefs; dipping them up and down, with a curiously sedate, formal motion.
  10. Not overly ornate or showy.

  11. (RQ:Woolf Orlando)

  12. 1936, (w), ''(w),'' New York: Macmillan, 1964, Part(nbs)4, Chapter(nbs)37,

  13. The shiny carriages of Yankee officers’ wives and newly rich Carpetbaggers splashed mud on the dilapidated buggies of the townspeople, and gaudy new homes of wealthy strangers crowded in among the sedate dwellings of older citizens.
  14. 1942, (w), ''The Book of Small,'' Toronto: Irwin Publishing, 1986, “Grown Up,” pp.(nbs)164-165,

  15. Facing the Parliament Buildings across James’ Bay arose a sedate stone and cement Post Office.
  16. 1985, (w), ''(w),'' London: Jonathan Cape, p.(nbs)352

  17. The great hotel, with its look of sedate luxury, brooded massively there with people teeming about it.
  18. To calm or put (a person) to sleep using a sedative drug.

  19. 1990, (w), ''(w),'' New York: Random House, Chapter(nbs)2, p.(nbs)80,

  20. Though he may have been sedated, he knew I was there, knew who I was, knew I was talking to him.
  21. To make tranquil.

  22. (inflection of)

  23. (feminine plural of)