SEDATE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of sedate
Definition:
a. composed, and dignified in character or manner
Example:
The years pass and the same figure grown older and more sedate is taking command of an army of peasantry at war with their King.
Sentence in Classic:
But all he said was so prettily sedate, and the naivete of his youthful egotism was so obvious, that he disarmed his hearers.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Through the open French windows, she caught glimpses of the older women seated in the drawing room, sedate in dark silks as they sat fanning themselves and talking of babies and sicknesses and who had married whom and why.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
McGanum, and James Madison Howland, teetering on their toes near the stove, conversed with the sedate pomposity of the commercialist.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
And the trees, O the trees, how gravely and sedately like senators in council, or the spaced pillars of some cathedral church.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context
Sparsit sedately resumed her work and occasionally gave a small cough, which sounded like the cough of conscious strength and forbearance.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Nikolai Petrovitch bent his head, and began staring at the crumbling steps; a big mottled fowl walked sedately towards him, treading firmly with its great yellow legs; a muddy cat gave him an unfriendly look, twisting herself coyly round the railing.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
Scarlett knew these hurried preenings were being made with an eye toward meeting his wife with the appearance of a gentleman who had ridden sedately home from a call on a neighbor.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context