Associations to the word «Devoted»


DEVOTED, adjective. Vowed; dedicated; consecrated.
DEVOTED, adjective. Zealous; characterized by devotion.
DEVOTED, adjective. (obsolete) Cursed; doomed.
DEVOTED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of devote

Dictionary definition

DEVOTED, adjective. Zealous in devotion or affection; "a devoted husband and father"; "devoted friends".
DEVOTED, adjective. (followed by `to') dedicated exclusively to a purpose or use; "large sums devoted to the care of the poor"; "a life devoted to poetry".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats