Translation of "sedate" - English-French dictionary

sedate

adjective /siˈdeit/

calm, serious and dignified

posé
a sedate, middle-aged woman.
sedately adverb

posément
sedateness noun

manière posée

sedate

verb /siˈdeit/

to give a sedative

donner un sédatif à qqn
The doctor sedated her with some pills.
sedative /ˈsedətiv/ noun, adjective

(a medicine, drug etc) having a soothing or calming effect

calmant
This medicine will have a sedative effect.

(Translation of “sedate” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)