Example sentences for: devote

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

  • For 48 continuous hours, the tribesmen devote themselves to singing and dancing, wrestling matches, bullfights (actually, water buffalo fighting each other), feasting, and romancing.

  • To this one might add the single paragraph I devote to the origin of the Washington Holocaust Museum, which, as you wrote in your Holocaust Memorials in History , was "proposed by then-president Jimmy Carter to placate Jewish supporters angered by his sale of F-15 fighter planes to Saudi Arabia."

  • Devote seven years, and you're in the Biennial.

  • An ordinary prosecutor may decide to forgo charges so that he can devote his energies to a case that is more important and easier to win.

  • You devote yourself to the Man (well, the Child) and for your troubles end up being outgrown and cast aside.

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