Example sentences for: devote

How can you use “devote” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • President Clinton proposed big changes to Social Security . He proposed 1) to devote 62 percent of the federal surplus to shore up Social Security; 2) to invest up to a quarter of the transferred funds in stocks; and 3) to spend another 11 percent of the surplus to set up voluntary 401(k)-style "Universal Savings Accounts."

  • However, we did not devote any particular emphasis to the popular idea that case studies are inexpensive to conduct (issues of research management common to all

  • Tucker Carlson ( Late Edition ) notes that only a nation with no security threats could devote so much attention to a "boutique issue" like the military's homosexual policy.

  • This specialized treatment worked for him (he used a Chinese herb to beat back the disease), but it would be too costly to devote a fleet of mice to each individual cancer patient.

  • But the Daily Telegraph was the only British national newspaper to devote an editorial to the matter.


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