French translation of sedate
- (= calm and dignified) [person]
- (= unhurried)
⇒ The car moved off at a sedate pace.
La voiture s'éloigna à une allure modérée.
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Here, there was an air of sedate prosperity, speaking of a prim propriety that made Petra's Berliner soul feel stifled.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
He was a tall, sedate man who was sometimes lucky, sometimes unlucky.Coffin on the Water
I glanced down the gorgeous but sedate dress, past slim ankles to her shoes.No Body
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Translation of sedate from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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