dedicate to

Definition of dedicate to

  1. 1 :  to decide that (something) will be used for (a special purpose) :  to use (time, money, energy, attention, etc.) for (something) She dedicates 10 percent of each paycheck to her savings. He dedicated his life/time to helping the poor. After graduating from college, he dedicated himself to his career.

  2. 2 :  to say that (a book, song, etc.) was written or is being performed to honor or express affection for (someone) She dedicated her first novel to her father. I would like to dedicate this next song to my mother.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  dedicated

  1. :  to devote to the worship of a divine being

    :  to set apart (a church) to sacred uses with solemn rites

    :  to set apart to a definite use

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a trip made at another's expense

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