Translation of "sedate" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /sɪˈdeɪt/ us

avoiding excitement or great activity and usually calm and relaxed

tranquilo, reposado
The fight against a chemical storage site has transformed a normally sedate village into a battleground.
The speed limit is a sedate 55 mph.
sedately adverb uk /-li/ us
verb uk /sɪˈdeɪt/ us

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

sedar, administrar sedantes a
When I saw him after the accident he was still in shock and was heavily sedated.

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


adjective /siˈdeit/

calm, serious and dignified

tranquilo, sereno, sosegado
a sedate, middle-aged woman.
sedately adverb

sedateness noun

sosiego, serenidad

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