1. calm, quiet or composed
2. cause to be calm or quiet , as by administering some drug
3. calm or relieve by means of a sedative
4. dignified and somber in a manner or character and committed to keeping promises.
1. Compared to the car fires on Saturday night, the rest of the weekend was fairly sedate.
2. Sedated patients must still be able to communicate with the operator during the nerve block procedure.
3. The children were lying around , very sedate , with no ambition or activity.