consecrate oneself

Definition of consecrate oneself


  1. :  to officially promise to give one's time and attention to something (especially a religion) They consecrated themselves to the church.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  dedicated to a sacred purpose

  1. :  to induct (a person) into a permanent office with a religious rite

    :  to ordain to the office of bishop

    :  to make or declare sacred

  1. :  one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

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