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 Translation for 'devote' from English to Russian
VERB   to devote | devoted | devoted
devoting | devotes
SYNO to commit | to consecrate | to dedicate | ...
посвящать [свою жизнь, время и т.п. чему-л.] [несов.]to devote [one's life, time etc.]
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посвящать себя [+dat.] [чему-л. возвышенному] [несов.]to devote oneself
заниматься чем-л. [несов.]to devote oneself to sth.
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Usage Examples English
  • In Hindi, it means dedication to the divine (God). Some devote flowers to God, their service to the poor and even devote their complete lives to a cause or belief.
  • Paolini later almost entirely abandoned painting in order to devote himself to teaching.
  • Numerous organizations all over the world devote resources toward economics education.
  • Here, businesses devote much time and effort to forecasting, analytics and performance monitoring.
  • Clark Parent continues to devote his work in bringing about change in Haiti.

  • Ling went on to devote her medical research to HIV and AIDS.
  • Revived in 1925, and decided to devote himself to show business.
  • The sisters devote themselves mainly to teaching children in primary schools.
  • In 1999, Sandoz left the academic world to devote himself to his company.
  • Kelkar exhorted the young woman to devote more of her time and energy to Samiti activities.

  • He would devote his efforts to extending trade treaties and developing free trade.
  • Adam and Jamie devote the entire episode to testing a single railroad disaster myth.
  • He began to devote himself to painting as an autodidact.
  • The program looks in the HTV will devote a special issue to Mont.
  • Charles M. Magee retired in 1928 to devote his time to literary research.

  • At times the magazine would devote a special issue to one artist.
  • In 1991 he decided to devote himself entirely to architectural photography.
  • Jewish traditions across different eras and regions devote considerable attention to sexuality.
  • 2. To devote one hour to reading, meditation and prayer before leaving my room.
  • James and Webber devote a section to discuss Chen model in their book; Gibson et al.

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