Übersetzung von “dedicate” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb transitive dedicate /ˈdɛdɪˌkeɪt/
to thank sb or show respect by associating their name with sth

The book is dedicated to his mother.
Ce livre est dédié à sa mère.

a memorial dedicated to fallen soldiers
un mémorial en hommage aux soldats tombés au combat
dedicate yourself to sth
to put lots of time and effort into doing sth
se consacrer à

Sue dedicated herself to raising her children.
Sue s'est consacrée à l'éducation de ses enfants.
to hold an official ceremony to open or start sth

a ceremony to dedicate the ship
une cérémonie pour inaugurer/baptiser le navire

(Übersetzung von “dedicate” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /ˈdedikeit/

to give up wholly to; to devote to

(se) consacrer
He dedicated his life to good works.

to set apart, especially for a holy or sacred purpose

He decided to dedicate a chapel to his wife’s memory.

(of an author etc) to state that (a book etc) is in honour of someone

He dedicated the book to his father
She dedicated the song to her friend.
dedicated adjective

spending a great deal of one’s time and energy on a subject, one’s job etc

She’s a dedicated teacher
He is dedicated to music.
dedication noun

the quality of being dedicated; the act of dedicating

attachement, consécration
His dedication to duty was admirable.

the words dedicating a book to someone

We can put the dedication at the top of the page.

(Übersetzung von “dedicate” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)