devoted
I (faithful) adjective affectionate, attached, close, consecrated, constant, dedicated, dependable, devout, earnest, fond, inseparable, loving, loyal, obedient, partisan, passionate, purposeful, reliable, stanch, staunch, steadfast, tender, tried and true, true, unyielding II (zealous) adjective ardent, assiduous, dutiful, fanatical, fast, fervent, firm, sedulous, serious, sincere III index close (intimate), dependable, earnest, faithful (loyal), fanatical, fervent, indebted, industrious, inseparable, loyal, obedient, partisan, purposeful, reliable, staunch, steadfast, true (loyal), unyielding, zealous

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  • Devoted —   The front cover …   Wikipedia

  • Devoted — De*vot ed, a. Consecrated to a purpose; strongly attached; zealous; devout; as, a devoted admirer. {De*vot ed*ly}, adv. {De*vot ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • devoted — 1590s, set apart by a vow, pp. adj. from DEVOTE (Cf. devote). Meaning characterized by devotion is from c.1600 …   Etymology dictionary

  • devoted — *loving, affectionate, fond, doting Analogous words: *faithful, loyal, true, constant: attentive, considerate, *thoughtful …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • devoted — [adj] committed, loyal adherent, affectionate, ardent, behind one, caring, concerned, consecrated, constant, crazy about*, dear, dedicated, devout, doting, dutiful, faithful, fervid, fond, gone on*, lovesome, loving, staunch, steadfast, stuck on* …   New thesaurus

  • devoted — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ very loving or loyal. DERIVATIVES devotedly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • devoted — [di vōt′id] adj. 1. dedicated; consecrated 2. very loving, loyal, or faithful 3. Obs. doomed devotedly adv. devotedness n …   English World dictionary

  • devoted — [[t]dɪvo͟ʊtɪd[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: ADJ n, v link ADJ to n Someone who is devoted to a person loves that person very much. ...a loving and devoted husband... Today, 50 years on and three children later, the couple are still devoted to one another.… …   English dictionary

  • devoted */ — UK [dɪˈvəʊtɪd] / US [dɪˈvoʊtəd] adjective 1) loving someone very much a devoted family man devoted to: They were devoted to each other throughout their marriage. 2) containing or dealing with one particular thing devoted to: an exhibition devoted …   English dictionary

  • devoted — de|vot|ed [ dı voutəd ] adjective * 1. ) loving someone very much: a devoted family man devoted to: They were devoted to each other their entire married lives. 2. ) very enthusiastic about something: a devoted opera fan a ) used about someone who …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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