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Synonyms for consecrateˈkɒn sɪˌkreɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. consecrated, consecrate, dedicated(verb)

    solemnly dedicated to or set apart for a high purpose

    "a life consecrated to science"; "the consecrated chapel"; "a chapel dedicated to the dead of World War II"

    Synonyms:
    consecrated, sanctified, dedicated, consecrate, sacred

    Antonyms:
    unhallow, deconsecrate, desecrate

  2. ordain, consecrate, ordinate, order(verb)

    appoint to a clerical posts

    "he was ordained in the Church"

    Synonyms:
    align, sanctify, govern, put, ordain, dedicate, set up, rate, enact, arrange, give, devote, grade, dictate, ordinate, bless, say, rank, consecrate, coordinate, range, enjoin, hallow, regularise, commit, regulate, vow, tell, order, prescribe, place, regularize

    Antonyms:
    deconsecrate, unhallow, desecrate

  3. give, dedicate, consecrate, commit, devote(verb)

    give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause

    "She committed herself to the work of God"; "give one's talents to a good cause"; "consecrate your life to the church"

    Synonyms:
    commit, chip in, dedicate, cave in, collapse, institutionalize, place, put, impart, pass on, perpetrate, move over, return, establish, reach, present, have, vow, fall in, make, pay, charge, throw, sanctify, gift, kick in, feed, ordinate, break, institutionalise, ease up, apply, give, grant, open, founder, devote, hold, ordain, pass, render, intrust, hallow, practice, sacrifice, yield, turn over, send, confide, leave, invest, give way, bless, consecrate, generate, contribute, entrust, trust, pull, afford, order, hand

    Antonyms:
    desecrate, deconsecrate, unhallow

  4. vow, consecrate(verb)

    dedicate to a deity by a vow

    Synonyms:
    hallow, give, dedicate, commit, ordinate, bless, sanctify, vow, order, consecrate, ordain, devote

    Antonyms:
    desecrate, deconsecrate, unhallow

  5. consecrate, bless, hallow, sanctify(verb)

    render holy by means of religious rites

    Synonyms:
    purify, hallow, give, dedicate, sign, commit, ordinate, bless, sanctify, vow, order, consecrate, ordain, devote, purge

    Antonyms:
    unhallow, deconsecrate, desecrate

Wiktionary

  1. consecrate(verb)

    Antonyms:
    desecrate, defile

  2. consecrate(verb)

    To declare, or otherwise make something holy.

    Antonyms:
    desecrate, defile

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. consecrate(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    dedicate, devote, hallow, sanctify, ordain, set apart as sacred, appropriate to sacred uses

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

sanctify, immortalize, devote


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