n ~ (to sth)
1 [U] devotion to a cause or an aim 对某事业或目的的忠诚; 奉献
*I admire the priest's dedication. 我钦佩这位牧师的奉献精神.
2 (a) [U] action of dedicating a book, piece of music, etc to sb 题献词.
(b) [C] words used in doing this 献词.
3 [U] dedicating (of a church, etc) （教堂的）献堂礼; 启用典礼.
hard work or effort that someone puts into a particular activity because they care about it a lot
To reach a high level of skill requires talent, dedication, and a lot of hard work.
I admire his dedication to the job.
an act of dedicating something to someone, or a ceremony where this is done
the words used at the beginning of a book, film, or piece of music, thanking someone or saying that book etc has been written to show respect for them
1. The book´s dedication reads " To Mother ". 本书献词写道：“献给母亲”。