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consecrate
'kɑːnsə,kreɪt
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Solemnly dedicated to or set apart for a high purpose.
(动) As a verb
  1. Render holy by means of religious rites.
  2. Dedicate to a deity by a vow.
  3. Give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause.
  4. Appoint to a clerical posts.
Hyphenationcon•se•crate
Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb, (形) adjective
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奉献fèngxiànto offer respectfully; to consecrate; to dedicate; to devote
神圣shénshèngdivine; hallow; holy; sacred
供奉gòngfèngto consecrate; to enshrine and worship; an offering (to one's ancestors); a sacrifice (to a God)
奉祀fèngsìto offer sacrifice (to Gods or ancestors); to consecrate; dedicated to
开光kāiguāngeye-opening ceremony for a religious idol (Buddhism); to consecrate; to bless; transparent; translucent; haircut; shaving the head or face (humorous); a method of decoration; first light (astronomy)
圣化shènghuàsanctify; sanctification; consecrate
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