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DEVOTED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does devoted mean? 

DEVOTED (adjective)
  The adjective DEVOTED has 2 senses:

1. zealous in devotion or affection
2. (followed by 'to') dedicated exclusively to a purpose or use

  Familiarity information: DEVOTED used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


DEVOTED (adjective)


Sense 1devoted [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Zealous in devotion or affection

Context examples:

a devoted husband and father / devoted friends

Similar:

dedicated (devoted to a cause or ideal or purpose)


Sense 2devoted [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

(followed by 'to') dedicated exclusively to a purpose or use

Context examples:

large sums devoted to the care of the poor / a life devoted to poetry

Similar:

dedicated (devoted to a cause or ideal or purpose)


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