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consecrate
used in Frankenstein

3 uses
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Definition
make holy by means of religious rites
  • I also became a poet and for one year lived in a paradise of my own creation; I imagined that I also might obtain a niche in the temple where the names of Homer and Shakespeare are consecrated.
    Introductory Letters (13% in)
  • Chase away your idle fears; to you alone do I consecrate my life and my endeavours for contentment.
    Chapter 22 (52% in)
  • Let the day therefore be fixed; and on it I will consecrate myself, in life or death, to the happiness of my cousin.
    Chapter 22 (64% in)

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