English - Vietnamese Dictionary
devote /di'vout/Concise Dictionary
- ngoại động từ
- hiến dâng, dành hết cho
- to devote one's life to the revolutionary cause: hiến đời mình cho sự nghiệp cách mạng
- to devote one's time to do something: dành hết thời gian làm việc gì
- to devote oneself: hiến thân mình
+give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause
+set aside or apart for a specific purpose or use
Advanced English Dictionary
1 apply, appropriate, assign, allot, commit, allocate, set aside or apart, put away or aside, dedicate, consecrate:
Each of the chapels was devoted to a separate sect.
2 apply, pledge, dedicate, commit, give up:
She has devoted her life to helping others.
+ verbCollocation Dictionary
Phrasal Verbs: devote yourself to sb/sth to give most of your time, energy, attention, etc. to sb/sth: She devoted herself to her career.
devote sth to sth to give an amount of time, attention, etc. to sth: I could only devote two hours a day to work on the project.
entirely, exclusively, solely, specifically
She devoted herself entirely to writing.
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