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Synonyms for devote
dɪˈvoʊtde·vote

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Princeton's WordNet

  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"

    Synonyms:
    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

    dedicate

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

    Synonyms:
    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"

    Synonyms:
    consecrate, dedicate, commit, give, pay

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. devoteverb

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

  2. devoteverb

    Synonyms:
    addict, apply, resign, give up

  3. devoteverb

    Synonyms:
    doom, give over

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How to use devote in a sentence?

  1. Donald Trump:

    I didn't devote tremendous time to it, i didn't expect to do so well.

  2. Frederick Winslow Taylor:

    Hardly a competent workman can be found who does not devote a considerably amount of time to studying just how slowly he can work and convince his employer that he is going at a good price.

  3. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    Shun no toil to make yourself remarkable by some talent or other yet do not devote yourself to one branch exclusively. Strive to get clear notions about all. Give up no science entirely for science is but one.

  4. Chris Viehbacher:

    I could never devote enough time to that as a big company CEO. That's what I get to do now.

  5. Voltaire:

    ...So long as the people do not care to exercise their freedom, those who wish to tyrannize will do so; for tyrants are active and ardent, and will devote themselves in the name of any number of gods, religious and otherwise, to put shackles upon sleeping men.


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