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How to sign: cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to
"The patient must be sedated before the operation";
Within this category: hypnotize
How to sign: characterized by dignity and propriety
Similiar / Same: staid
How to sign: dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises
"a grave God-fearing man"; "a quiet sedate nature"; "as sober as a judge"; "a solemn promise"; "the judge was solemn as he pronounced sentence";