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sedate
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sedate
Used in
Emma
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  • This gallant young man, who seemed to love without feeling, and to recommend himself without complaisance, directly handed over the word to Miss Fairfax, and with a particular degree of sedate civility entreated her to study it.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: he is sedate
as in: sedate him
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