To see all instances of the word
sedate
used in
The Age of Innocence
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
sedate
Used in
The Age of Innocence
Go to Book Vocabulary
  • Ah, how awfully kind of the van der Luydens—they've sent their man over from Skuytercliff to meet us," Archer exclaimed, as a sedate person out of livery approached them and relieved the maid of her bags.  (not reviewed by editor)

To see samples from other sources, click a sense of the word below:
as in: he is sedate
as in: sedate him
To see an overview of word senses, click here.

Go to Book Vocabulary
VerbalWorkout.com Learn more easily.   Think more clearly.   Express more effectively.