Translation of "sedate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /sɪˈdeɪt/

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。
sedately uk us /sɪˈdeɪ adverb

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