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Synonyms for devote

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. give, dedicate, consecrate, commit, devoteverb

    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"

    commit, chip in, dedicate, cave in, collapse, institutionalize, place, put, impart, pass on, perpetrate, move over, return, establish, reach, present, have, vow, fall in, make, pay, charge, throw, sanctify, gift, kick in, feed, ordinate, break, institutionalise, ease up, apply, give, grant, open, founder, hold, ordain, pass, render, intrust, hallow, practice, sacrifice, yield, turn over, send, confide, leave, invest, give way, bless, consecrate, generate, contribute, entrust, trust, pull, afford, order, hand

  2. give, pay, devoteverb


    "give thought to"; "give priority to"; "pay attention to"

    make up, commit, chip in, dedicate, cave in, collapse, impart, compensate, pass on, move over, return, establish, reach, present, have, fall in, make, pay, throw, ante up, gift, kick in, feed, break, ease up, apply, give, grant, open, founder, pay up, hold, pass, render, sacrifice, yield, turn over, leave, give way, consecrate, generate, contribute, afford, pay off, hand, bear

  3. devoteverb

    set aside or apart for a specific purpose or use

    "this land was devoted to mining"

    consecrate, dedicate, commit, give, pay

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Dictionary of English Synonymes1.0 / 1 vote

  1. devoteverb

    appropriate (by vow), consecrate, dedicate, destine, set apart

  2. devoteverb

    addict, apply, resign, give up

  3. devoteverb

    doom, give over

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  1. Jill Martin:

    I think there are mischaracterizations about him, for me, he’s made Trump Organization a situation where I can really excel at my job and still devote the time necessary for my family.

  2. Commissioner Allison Lee:

    It is crucial that the Commission continue to devote its resources to the most pressing issues faced by investors, market participants and capital markets more broadly.

  3. Rubin Ritter:

    I want to devote more time to my growing family, my wife and I have agreed that for the coming years, her professional ambitions should take priority.

  4. Confucius:

    If a man withdraws his mind from the love of beauty, and applies it as sincerely to the love of the virtuous if, in serving his parents, he can exert his utmost strength if, in serving his prince, he can devote his life if in his intercourse with his friends, his words are sincere - although men say that he has not learned, I will certainly say that he has.

  5. Mark Brayshaw:

    We put our money where our mouth is, we are lucky. We’re a large zoo with a good income that can devote resources to( conservation), and we are effective in doing so.

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