obsecrate

transitive verb ob·se·crate \ ˈäbsəˌkrāt \

Definition of obsecrate

-ed/-ing/-s
archaic

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Origin and Etymology of obsecrate

Latin obsecratus, past participle of obsecrare to beseech, pray, from ob- toward, over + sacrare to consecrate, from sacr-, sacer sacred


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