Textual thesaurus for "consecrate"

(adj) consecrated, dedicated

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

(verb) bless, hallow, sanctify

render holy by means of religious rites

(verb) vow

dedicate to a deity by a vow

(verb) give, dedicate, devote, commit

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) ordain, order, ordinate

appoint to a clerical posts

he was ordained in the Church