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  Words related to consecrate

Related / Similar Words: bless, hallow, sanctify, vow, give, dedicate, commit, devote, ordain, ordinate, order, consecrated, dedicated

 

Definition:
  • render holy by means of religious rites;
  • dedicate to a deity by a vow;
  • give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause; "She committed herself to the work of God"; "give one''s talents to a good cause"; "consecrate your life to the church";
  • appoint to a clerical posts; "he was ordained in the Church";
  • solemnly dedicated to or set apart for a high purpose; "a life consecrated to science"; "the consecrated chapel"; "a chapel dedicated to the dead of World War II";

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    See Also: holy, sacred

     

    Hyponyms: reconsecrate, vow, rededicate, apply

     

    Grouped Verbs: give, sacrifice

     

    Derivational Morphology: sanctification, saint, holy man, holy person, angel, consecration, vow, idolatry, devotion, veneration, cultism, fan, buff, devotee, lover, commitment, allegiance, loyalty, dedication, club, society, guild, gild, lodge, order, ordainer, ordination, ordinance

     

     
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