To appropriate wrongly:
To make venerable; hallow:
To think (oneself) happy; congratulate (oneself)
To apply (oneself) or direct (one's energies) to something
The definition of ally is to join another in a mutually beneficial relationship.
To be appropriate, suitable, or relevant
The definition of appropriate is to put aside or take something for one's self or some other specific person.
To order a person’s placement in, or to send a person to, a hospital, mental health facility, prison, or similar institution, especially pursuant to court order.
To direct toward a given destination:
To give commands or directions.
To entrust is defined as to assign responsibility for something to someone or to put your faith and trust in someone.
To promise to join (a fraternity or similar organization).
To treat badly or harshly; abuse
To use, consume, spend, or expend thoughtlessly or carelessly.
To make submit or give in
To collect or focus (one's thoughts, efforts, etc.)
To bring into focus
To give a rounded form to:
(Nautical) To strain in heavy seas so that the joints give slightly and the fastenings become slack. Used of a boat or ship.
To give or offer (a compliment, respects, attention, etc.)
Find another word for devote. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for devote, like: dedicate, misappropriate, consecrate, give, bless, address, ally, apply, appropriate, attach and bestow.