Thesaurus / sedateness

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After I settled down to the sedateness which is supposed to belong to the Staff, I began to enjoy life very much.

Vanished ArizonaMartha Summerhayes

He was a grown man, neither wise nor clever; but with a man's sedateness of spirit and a man's hopes.

Hodge and His MastersRichard Jefferies

“The lamb has an entirely unmerited character for sedateness,” agreed Clovis.

I could have endorsed Clovelly's estimate of her so far as her reserve and sedateness were concerned.

Moreover, not a thrill of life stirred her tight-fitting bodice; she was all massiveness and all sedateness.

Let us then, my Imogen, compose ourselves to the sedateness of despair.

ImogenWilliam Godwin

The mobile lips were not spread in the gentle smile they knew so well; they were rather studied in their sedateness.

The AlternativeGeorge Barr McCutcheon

The sedateness of her aspect and her kind compliance in this meeting gave me hopes.

Clarissa, Volume 6 (of 9)Samuel Richardson

Young as she was, she had lost much of the girlish air, in the sedateness and propriety of the young woman.

Afloat And AshoreJames Fenimore Cooper

The sedateness of the experienced physician, which no circumstance of this kind can generally disturb, was all gone.

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