Definitions for dedicate

Definitions for (verb) dedicate

Main entry: dedicate

Definition: set apart to sacred uses with solemn rites, of a church

Main entry: dedicate

Definition: inscribe or address by way of compliment

Usage: She dedicated her book to her parents

Main entry: give, dedicate, consecrate, devote, commit

Definition: give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause

Usage: She committed herself to the work of God; give one's talents to a good cause; consecrate your life to the church

Main entry: dedicate

Definition: open to public use, as of a highway, park, or building

Usage: The Beauty Queen spends her time dedicating parks and nursing homes

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