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sedate
used in
Crime and Punishment
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sedate
Used in
Crime and Punishment
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  • It's nothing but misfortunes now," she added suddenly with that peculiarly sedate air which children try hard to assume when they want to speak like grown-up people.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: sedate him
as in: he is sedate
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