- to devote something
tosomething/ -ingshe devoted her life to helping the poordedicar algo aalgo/+ infinitivewe are devoting 20% of the budget to the advertising campaigndedicó or consagró su vida a ayudar a los pobresyou should devote more attention to your childrenvamos a destinar un 20% del presupuesto a la campaña publicitariatendrías que prestarles más atención or que dedicarte más a los niñosExample sentences
- Therefore, devoting substantial staff resources to training, organizing, leading, and sustaining family psychoeducation is seen as a luxury.
- And the authority has praised Mr Hampson as a ‘committed and devoted teacher’ who worked tirelessly throughout the year.
- It is incumbent upon all Muslims to devote a proportion of their excess income to the support of religious and charitable works.
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