verb. ['ˈkɑːnsəˌkreɪt'] render holy by means of religious rites.
Words that Rhyme with Consecrate
Example sentences of the word consecrate
1. Verb, base form
Walk around the circle sprinkling this water to bless and consecrate the circle.
Quotes containing the word consecrate
1. I attempted briefly to consecrate myself in the public library, believing every crack in my soul could be chinked with a book.
- Barbara Kingsolver, The Poisonwood Bible
2. The Church does not dispense the sacrament of baptism in order to acquire for herself an increase in membership but in order to consecrate a human being to God and to communicate to that person the divine gift of birth from God.
- Hans Urs von Balthasar, Unless You Become Like This Child
verb. ['ˈkɑːnsəˌkreɪt'] appoint to a clerical posts.
- stand still
verb. ['ˈkɑːnsəˌkreɪt'] give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause.
adjective. ['ˈkɑːnsəˌkreɪt'] solemnly dedicated to or set apart for a high purpose.
verb. ['ˈkɑːnsəˌkreɪt'] dedicate to a deity by a vow.