What does sedateness mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sedateness, staidness, solemnity, solemnessnoun

    a trait of dignified seriousness


  1. sedatenessnoun

    The state or quality of being sedate; calmness of mind, manner, or countenance; composure; placidity; serenity; tranquillity.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sedatenessnoun

    Calmness; tranquillity; serenity; freedom from disturbance.

    Etymology: from sedate.

    There is a particular sedateness in their conversation and behaviour that qualifies them for council, with a great intrepidity that fits them for action. Joseph Addison, on the War.


  1. sedateness

    Sedateness refers to the state or quality of being calm, composed, quiet, and unruffled. It describes an individual or environment that is peaceful, serene or tranquil. It can also refer to a lack of energy, excitement, or enthusiasm.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sedateness in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sedateness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of sedateness in a Sentence

  1. Adam Smith:

    The mind is so rarely disturbed, but that the company of friend will restore it to some degree of tranquility and sedateness.

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