Explicație consecrate în Dicționarul Englez Englez

consecrate

('känsə`krāt )

verb
render holy by means of religious rites
verb
dedicate to a deity by a vow
verb
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"

verb
appoint to a clerical posts
"he was ordained in the Church"

adjectiv
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"




Antonime:
(verb) deconsecrate, desecrate



Sinonime:
(verb) bless, commit, dedicate, devote, give, hallow, ordain, order, ordinate, sanctify, vow