dedication


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Synonyms for dedication

Synonyms for dedication

complete and wholehearted fidelity

a ceremony in which something (as a building) is dedicated to some goal or purpose

a short message (as in a book or musical work or on a photograph) dedicating it to someone or something

the act of binding yourself (intellectually or emotionally) to a course of action

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May I point out, by presenting you with this dedication, that in the meantime I am become the parent of the Book?
With the quickness of David at the switch, I slipped a blotting-pad over the dedication, and then, "Pray be seated," I said coldly, but she remained standing, all in a twitter and very much afraid of me, and I know that her hands were pressed together within the muff.
The truth is, I begun to think uncomfortably of the dedication.
But there was still that accursed dedication, lying, you remember, beneath the blotting-pad.
Ma'am," said I, swelling, "it is a Dedication," and I walked majestically to the window.
Yes, I had always known that this was the one flaw in my dedication, but how could I have expected her to have the wit to see it?
Why, you have commended the book so warmly, that you should be ashamed of reading your name before the dedication.
Indeed I have run into a preface, while I professed to write a dedication.
The exercises connected with the dedication were held in Music Hall, in Boston, and the great hall was packed from top to bottom with one of the most distinguished audiences that ever assembled in the city.
They are literally, so far as one can ascertain, feasts of the dedication - that is, they were first established in the churchyard on the day on which the village church was opened for public worship, which was on the wake or festival of the patron saint, and have been held on the same day in every year since that time.
Bazzard has been the subject of one of these dedications.
Rosa looked at him as if she would have liked him to be the recipient of a thousand dedications.
Electronic auction: purchase of men~s and women~s watches with the image of the symbols of the republic of mordovia, dedication and engraving
Al-Joaib tells The National that her favorite part of reading a book were always the dedication sections, since they have always revealed much about an author's life and their inspiration for a book.
Continued progress at the site of the future American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial has been solid, setting the stage for a magnificent dedication on Oct.