General English

  • noun spending your life doing something
  • noun a note printed at the beginning of a book or play, where the author offers his or her work to someone as a mark of respect or affection

Information & Library Science

  • noun words used to offer a book, work or performance to honour somebody

Media Studies

  • noun a piece of music that is played or requested as a greeting or tribute, especially on the radio


  • noun the quality of being committed to achieving a goal