Translation of "sedate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /sɪˈdeɪt/ us /səˈdeɪt/

avoiding excitement or great activity and usually calm and relaxed

The fight against a chemical storage site has transformed a normally sedate village into a battleground. 反对在此建化工厂仓库的斗争使一贯平静的村庄变成了战场。
The speed limit is a sedate 55 mph. 限定速度是55英里的缓慢时速。

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uk /sɪˈdeɪt/ us /səˈdeɪt/

to cause a person or animal to be very calm or go to sleep by giving them a drug

When I saw him after the accident he was still in shock and was heavily sedated. 事故之后我见到他时,他还处于惊吓之中,服了大量的镇静药。

(Translation of “sedate” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)