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devote
dɪ'voʊt
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Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb
Sample Sentences
  • She seems to devote all her effects to her career.
    ①她⑵似乎⑴把⑴自己⑵所⑴有的⑵精力⑴都⑵投入⑸到了⑵事业⑴上⑩。
  • I intend to devote a few hours a day to the study of English.
    ①我⑴打算⑴每⑸天花⑸几个小时⑴来⑴学⑸英文⑩。
  • The noblest ideal to which one can devote oneself is Communism.
    能为之献身的最崇高的理想是共产主义。
  • He started to study ecology and decided to devote his whole life to the science.
    他开始研究生态学,并决心将他的一生献身于这门科学。
  • I have run the play school for two years now and I wish I could find somebody to take it off my hands so that I can devote more time to my own children.
    现在我已经办了两年运动学校,我希望我能够找到承担我的责任的人,这样我就可以有更多的时间来照管我的自己的孩子。
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