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adjective devoted pronunciation in American English /dɪˈvoʊtəd/

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  1. 1
    loving someone very much

    a devoted family man

    devoted to:

    They were devoted to each other their entire married lives.

  2. 2
    very enthusiastic about something

    a devoted opera fan

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  3. 3
    containing or dealing with one particular thing
    devoted to:

    an exhibit devoted to Rembrandt's etchings

  4. 4
    a period of time that is devoted to something is spent doing it in a determined way because you think it is important
    devoted to:

    Her life was devoted to the relief of suffering.

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