I love to hear you talk, when you are so sedate as you seem now to be.
I had been told that the English were cold and sedate: I found them charming and full of humour.
We grew sedate; sedate were the brows of the few strangers we met.
Grave and sedate, as if knowing the sorrowful thoughts of his master.
The one servant of the house waited at table, prim, sedate, formal.