devoted

adjective
Updated on: 8 Dec 2017

Definition of devoted

: characterized by loyalty and devotion
  • a devoted fan
  • he is devoted to her

devotedly

adverb

devotedness

noun

Examples of devoted in a Sentence

  1. a rock star's most devoted fans

  2. The TV show has a devoted following.

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Origin and Etymology of devoted

see devote


DEVOTED Defined for English Language Learners

devoted

adjective

Definition of devoted for English Language Learners

  • : having strong love or loyalty for something or someone


DEVOTED Defined for Kids

devoted

adjective de·vot·ed \ di-ˈvō-təd \

Definition of devoted for Students

1 : completely loyal
  • devoted supporters and admirers
2 : affectionate, loving
  • a devoted parent

devotedly

adverb
  • The smallest pup, … struggling to her feet, followed him devotedly.
  • —Jean Craighead George, Julie of the Wolves


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