devote oneself to

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devote oneself to(
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. dedicarse a
After he retired, George devoted himself to painting and spending time with his family.Después de jubilarse, George se dedicó a pintar y pasar tiempo con su familia.
b. consagrarse a
The priest devotes himself to helping the poor and needy in his community.El sacerdote se consagra a ayudar a los pobres y los necesitados de su comunidad.
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