Translation of "sedate" - English-Traditional 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. 反對在此建造化工倉庫的鬥爭使一向平靜的村莊變成了戰場。
The speed limit is a sedate 55 mph. 速限是55哩的緩慢時速。

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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. 事故之後我見到他時,他還處於驚嚇之中,服了大量的鎮靜劑。

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