1. dedicated in fulfillment of a vow; - Example: "votive prayers"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Votive \Vo"tive\, a. [L. votivus, fr. votum a vow: cf. F. votif.
Given by vow, or in fulfillment of a vow; consecrated by a
vow; devoted; as, votive offerings; a votive tablet. "Votive
We reached a votive stone, that bears the name
Of Aloys Reding. --Wordsworth.
Embellishments of flowers and votive garlands.
Votive medal, a medal struck in grateful commemoration of
some auspicious event.
Votive offering, an offering in fulfillment of a religious
vow, as of one's person or property.
[1913 Webster] -- Vo"tive*ly, adv. -- Vo"tive*ness, n.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: dedicated in fulfillment of a vow; "votive prayers"