As verbs the difference between dedicate and medicate
is that dedicate
is to set apart for a deity or for religious purposes; consecrate while medicate
is to prescribe or administer medication.
As an adjective dedicate
is (obsolete) dedicated; set apart; devoted; consecrated.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
To set apart for a deity or for religious purposes; consecrate.
To set apart for a special use
To commit (oneself) to a particular course of thought or action
- dedicated their money to scientific research.
To address or inscribe (a literary work, for example) to another as a mark of respect or affection.
To open (a building, for example) to public use.
To show to the public for the first time
- dedicated ourselves to starting our own business. See Synonyms at devote.
- dedicate a monument.
(obsolete) Dedicated; set apart; devoted; consecrated.
* (George Henry Calvert)
- Dedicate to nothing temporal.
- His life is dedicate to worthiness.
To prescribe or administer medication.