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devoted

[dih-voh-tid] /dɪˈvoʊ tɪd/
adjective
1.
zealous or ardent in attachment, loyalty, or affection:
a devoted friend.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95; devote + -ed2
Related forms
devotedly, adverb
devotedness, noun
overdevoted, adjective
overdevotedly, adverb
overdevotedness, noun
quasi-devoted, adjective
quasi-devotedly, adverb
undevoted, adjective
Synonyms
faithful, constant, loyal, devout.
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British Dictionary definitions for quasi-devoted

devoted

/dɪˈvəʊtɪd/
adjective
1.
feeling or demonstrating loyalty or devotion; ardent; devout
2.
(postpositive) foll by to. set apart, dedicated, or consecrated
Derived Forms
devotedly, adverb
devotedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for quasi-devoted

devoted

adj.

1590s, "set apart by a vow," past participle adjective from devote (v.). Meaning "characterized by devotion" is from c.1600. Related: Devotedly.

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