Meaning of consecrate

Definition of consecrate

(adj) solemnly dedicated to or set apart for a high or sacred purpose; "a life consecrated to science"; "the consecrated chapel"; "a chapel dedicated to the dead of World War II"
(verb) appoint to a clerical posts; "he was ordained in the Church"
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"
dedicate to a deity by a vow
render holy by means of religious rites

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