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See definition of sedation on Dictionary.com
  • as inmoderateness
  • as inmoderation

synonyms for sedation

  • balance
  • calmness
  • composure
  • constraint
  • coolness
  • dispassionateness
  • equanimity
  • fairness
  • forbearance
  • judiciousness
  • justice
  • justness
  • lenity
  • measure
  • mildness
  • patience
  • poise
  • quiet
  • reasonableness
  • restraint
  • sedateness
  • sobriety
  • steadiness
  • temperance
  • toleration
  • golden mean
  • calmness
  • fairness
  • patience
  • restraint
  • balance
  • composure
  • constraint
  • coolness
  • dispassionateness
  • equanimity
  • forbearance
  • judiciousness
  • justice
  • justness
  • lenity
  • measure
  • mildness
  • moderateness
  • poise
  • quiet
  • reasonableness
  • sedateness
  • sobriety
  • steadiness
  • toleration
  • golden mean

antonyms for sedation

MOST RELEVANT
  • agitation
  • arousal
  • discomposure
  • injustice
  • partiality
  • unfairness
  • upset
  • wildness
  • agitation
  • discomposure
  • upset
  • extreme
  • indulgence
  • intemperance
  • intensity
  • outrageousness
  • severity
  • unlimitedness
  • violence
  • wildness
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How to use sedation in a sentence

Vaccine clinics turned my brother away because he would require sedation or a physical hold to tolerate a needle being stuck in his arm.
MY BROTHER IS STILL UNVACCINATED BECAUSE OUR MEDICAL SYSTEM IS ABLEISTAMANDA CALHOUNNOVEMBER 8, 2021TIME
Still worse, he writes, is the role sedation plays in decisions surrounding life support.
A STAY IN THE ICU CAN BE TERRIFYING. IT MIGHT NOT GET BETTER AFTER RELEASE.KATIE HAFNEROCTOBER 29, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When it comes to ordering heavy sedation, Ely writes, he is as guilty as any of his peers.
A STAY IN THE ICU CAN BE TERRIFYING. IT MIGHT NOT GET BETTER AFTER RELEASE.KATIE HAFNEROCTOBER 29, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I’d like to believe she read it and that she went into sedation knowing what she meant to me.
I DIDN'T WANT TO PUSH MY AUNT TO GET THE VACCINE. NOW I LIVE WITH REGRETSROSS DELLENGERSEPTEMBER 12, 2021TIME
In healthy people, we found that VTA function was restored after withdrawal of sedation.
NEW RESEARCH SHOWS HOW DOPAMINE PLAYS A KEY ROLE IN CONSCIOUSNESSBARBARA JACQUELYN SAHAKIANAUGUST 12, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
The doctor had continually attempted to get her to take some form of sedation.
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The edge of his jaw is ringed with a black, tarry substance that grows more viscous the longer Rip is under sedation.
THE LAND OF LOOK BEHINDPAUL CAMERON BROWN
Kelly reached into a coverall pocket and produced another sedation hypo.
CODE THREERICK RAPHAEL
Later we can call a doctor over from the hospital to put them under sedation before they're taken out.
LION LOOSEJAMES H. SCHMITZ
Workers for the lunar mines could make the trip under heavy sedation.
SCRIMSHAWWILLIAM FITZGERALD JENKINS
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WORDS RELATED TO SEDATION

  • balance
  • calmness
  • composure
  • constraint
  • coolness
  • dispassionateness
  • equanimity
  • fairness
  • forbearance
  • golden mean
  • judiciousness
  • justice
  • justness
  • lenity
  • measure
  • mildness
  • patience
  • poise
  • quiet
  • reasonableness
  • restraint
  • sedateness
  • sedation
  • sobriety
  • steadiness
  • temperance
  • toleration
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.