v 1: 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" [syn: give
2: open to public use, as of a highway, park, or building; "The
Beauty Queen spends her time dedicating parks and bursing
3: inscribe or address by way of compliment; "She dedicated
her book to her parents"
4: set apart to sacred uses with solemn rites, of a church