consecrate

part of speech: verb

By: Bianca Andreu

definition

1. To make or declare something sacred.


2. To dedicate something to a goal.

Synonyms

  • bless
  • glorify
  • confirm

Antonyms

  • desecrate
  • curse
  • dishonor

Sentences

  • He consecrated the cross, for he believed it was sacred.
  • The business woman will consecrate her day to cancer research.
Fatima statue headed to Rome, as Pope plans to consecrate the world to Our Lady