DEVOTE DEFINITION & SYNONYMS

• Devote

  1. (a.) Devoted; addicted; devout.
  2. (v. t.) To give up wholly; to addict; to direct the attention of wholly or compound; to attach; -- often with a reflexive pronoun; as, to devote ones self to science, to ones friends, to piety, etc.
  3. (v. t.) To execrate; to curse.
  4. (n.) A devotee.
  5. (v. t.) To appropriate by vow; to set apart or dedicate by a solemn act; to consecrate; also, to consign over; to doom; to evil; to devote one to destruction; the city was devoted to the flames.


Synonyms:
Commit, Consecrate, Dedicate, Give, Pay,

• Devotement

  1. (n.) The state of being devoted, or set apart by a vow.