dedicar

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Asturian[edit]

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dedicar

  1. to dedicate

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Catalan[edit]

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dedicar (first-person singular present dedico, past participle dedicat)

  1. To dedicate

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Galician[edit]

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dedicar (first-person singular present dedico, first-person singular preterite dediquei, past participle dedicado)

  1. to dedicate
  2. first-person and third-person singular future subjunctive of dedicar
  3. first-person and third-person singular personal infinitive of dedicar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin dēdicāre (to dedicate).

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dedicar (first-person singular present indicative dedico, past participle dedicado)

  1. (ditransitive, with the indirect object taking a) to dedicate (to set apart for a deity or for religious purposes)
    Este templo foi decicado a Júpiter.
    This temple was dedicated to Jupiter.
    Synonyms: consagrar
  2. (ditransitive, with the indirect object taking a) to dedicate; to earmark (to set apart for a special use)
    O governo pretende decicar alguns milhões de reais à construção da ponte.
    The government intends to earmark a few million reais for the bridge’s construction.
  3. (takes a reflexive pronoun, transitive with a or without a second object) to dedicate (to commit (oneself) to a particular course of thought or action)
    Eu me dediquei muito para conseguir este emprego.
    I really dedicated myself to getting this job.
    Ela se dedicou aos estudos.
    She dedicated herself to her studies.
  4. (ditransitive, with the indirect object taking a or para (uncommon)) to dedicate (to address or inscribe (a literary work, for example) to another as a mark of respect or affection)
    Dedico esta dissertação aos meus pais e professores.
    I dedicate this thesis to my parents and my professors.

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

dedicar (first-person singular present dedico, first-person singular preterite dediqué, past participle dedicado)

  1. to dedicate

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  • c becomes qu before e.

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