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1. devote

verb. ['dɪˈvoʊt'] give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause.

Synonyms

  • give
  • utilize
  • employ
  • rededicate
  • consecrate
  • commit
  • dedicate
  • utilise
  • apply
  • vow
  • sacrifice

Antonyms

  • inutility
  • supply
  • refrain
  • deny

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Rhymes with Devote

  • 'single-quote
  • 'end-inner-quote
  • "end-of-quote
  • "double-quote
  • banxquote
  • "close-quote
  • underwrote
  • terre-haute
  • misquote
  • 'inner-quote
  • 'end-quote
  • "end-quote
  • unquote
  • "unquote
  • promote
  • overwrote
  • vannote
  • uncoat
  • sproat
  • rewrote
  • remote
  • outvote
  • hinote
  • ducote
  • denote
  • demote
  • connote
  • chipote
  • capote
  • bacote

How do you pronounce devote?

Pronounce devote as dɪˈvoʊt.

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Sentences with devote


1. Verb, base form
The exercises often carry over as homework, causing the student to devote even more time.

Quotes about devote


1. A person will sometimes devote all his life to the development of one part of his body - the wishbone.
- Robert Frost

2. I'm not really easy to live with! There needs to be unlimited patience and unconditional love. Men I've known before loved my independent spirit and were proud of my success, to the point that they'd become jealous of the time I devote to my career.
- Milla Jovovich

3. So many people walk around with a meaningless life. They seem half-asleep, even when they're busy doing things they think are important. This is because they're chasing the wrong things. The way you get meaning into your life is to devote yourself to loving others, devote yourself to your community around you, and devote yourself to creating something that gives you purpose and meaning.
- Mitch Albom, Tuesdays with Morrie

2. devote

verb. ['dɪˈvoʊt'] dedicate.

Synonyms

  • pay
  • give
  • cerebrate
  • think
  • sacrifice

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • abstain
  • nonfunctional
  • functional

3. devote

verb. ['dɪˈvoʊt'] set aside or apart for a specific purpose or use.

Antonyms

  • take
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