Dedicate synonyms

dĕd'ĭ-kāt'
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To respect or honor greatly; revere.
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Dedication is defined as the state of being committed to someone, a ceremony for the beginning of something such as the birth of a child, or something written, said or expressed in honor or memory of someone.
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(May take two objects) To estimate or predict (a duration or probability) for (something).
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To set apart for, or assign to, a particular person or use, in exclusion of all others; with to or for.
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To make a donation; to give away something of value to support or contribute towards a cause or for the benefit of another.
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To void or annul a judicial decision, order, and so on, usually on a motion to set aside by the party that is affected detrimentally and based upon some irregularity in the original proceeding.
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(Idiomatic) To put forth the needed effort; to focus; become serious; apply oneself (e.g. to work or study).
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To devote is to dedicate yourself to a cause or a person.
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To surrender is defined as to give up control of something or to give something up to another.
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To set apart for special use
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Of or pertaining to dedication.
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The act or an instance of consecrating the bread and wine in the Mass or in a Communion service
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Piety; devoutness
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(Historical) Supernatural inspiration or possession; inspired prophetic or poetic ecstasy
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(Dated) To put a direction or address upon; to mark with the name and residence of the person to whom anything is sent.
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To protect an idea, ideal, or philosophy within an official law or treaty
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To do or give something in honor of
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To bring into focus
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To consign is defined as to hand over to someone else or to put in an undesirable place.
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To distribute by lot or in arbitrary shares; apportion
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To pledge or bind; to compromise, expose, or endanger by some decisive act or preliminary step; for example to commit oneself to a certain action, to commit oneself to doing something. (Traditionally used only reflexively but now also without oneself etc.)
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Restrict is defined as to keep someone or something within certain limits.
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To divide and assign according to a plan; allot:
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To give out as a task; allot
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To favor or endow (with)
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The process of making holy; hallowing, consecration.
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To put oil on during a religious ceremony as a sign of sanctification or consecration.
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To initiate (a priest) into the order of bishops.
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The definition of inscribe is to write or carve words into something, or to write a message in a book.
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To promise to give
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To put on, stage (a play etc.). [from 16th c.]
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To give social or moral sanction to:
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To make a solemn resolution to do, get, etc.
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To use or apply wrongly.
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(Intransitive) To habituate to or gain competency at a task.
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To take illegally, or without the owner's permission, something owned by someone else.
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To use (something) incorrectly.
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To violate the sacredness of; profane.
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To cause to become withdrawn or unresponsive; isolate or dissociate emotionally:
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To apply (oneself) or direct (one's energies) to something
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To make submit or give in
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To collect or focus (one's thoughts, efforts, etc.)
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To give a rounded form to:
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(Intransitive, often with on or against) To collect payments.
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(Nautical) To strain in heavy seas so that the joints give slightly and the fastenings become slack. Used of a boat or ship.
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To apply is defined as to make a strong effort to do a job well.
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Ordain is defined as to give someone religious authority, or to order or decree.
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Synonym Study

  • Hallow , a stronger word, suggests an intrinsic holiness in the thing set apart to hallow the Sabbath
  • To consecrate is to set apart for some religious or holy use to consecrate ground for a church
  • To devote is to give up or apply oneself or something with the seriousness or earnestness evoked by a formal vow to devote one's life to a cause
  • To dedicate is to set apart or assign something, as in a formal rite, to some serious, often sacred, purpose to dedicate a temple, to dedicate oneself to painting
Find another word for dedicate. In this page you can discover 51 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for dedicate, like: hallow, dedication, give, appropriate, donate, set-aside, buckle down, devote, surrender, give over to and consecratory.