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Definition of 'dedicate'

Verb

  1. give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause; "She committed herself to the work of God"; "give one's talents to a good cause"; "consecrate your life to the church"
       Synonyms: give consecrate commit devote
  2. open to public use, as of a highway, park, or building; "The Beauty Queen spends her time dedicating parks and nursing homes"
  3. inscribe or address by way of compliment; "She dedicated her book to her parents"
  4. set apart to sacred uses with solemn rites, of a church


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