commit

[Verb] To say that you will do something.
Example: Lots of stars are committed to raising money for charity.
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commit

[Verb] To promise oneself to a person, an organisation or a course of action.
Example: The government has refused to commit itself on the issue of spending cuts.
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commit

[v] - cause to be admitted
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Commit

Com·mit' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Committed ; present participle & verbal noun Committing .] [ Latin committere , commissum , to connect, commit; com- + mittere to send. See Mission
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/117

Commit

Com'mit intransitive verb To sin; esp., to be incontinent. [ Obsolete] « Commit not with man's sworn spouse. Shak. »
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commit

institutionalise verb cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution; `After the second episode, she had to be committed`; `he was committed to prison`
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Commit

• (v. t.) To give in trust; to put into charge or keeping; to intrust; to consign; -- used with to, unto. • (v. t.) To confound. • (v. i.) To sin; esp., to be incontinent. • (v. t.) To put in charge of a jailor; to imprison. • (v. t.) To join for a contest; to match; -- followed by with. • (v. t.) To pledge or bind; to...
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commit

commit, committing 1. To pledge devotion or dedication to someone or something: 'He wasn't yet ready to commit to the relationship.' 2. To devote or pledge something; such as, time or money to an undertaking. 3. To do something wrong or illegal: 'He was caught committing a felony.' 4. To entrust something or someone to another person for protect...
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Commit

[motion] The motion to commit (or refer), in parliamentary procedure, is used to refer another motion—usually a main motion -- to a committee. ==Explanation and Use== A motion to commit should specify which committee the matter is to be referred, and if the committee is a special committee appointed specifically for purposes of the referr...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commit_(motion)

Commit

To send a person to prison by virtue of a warrant or other lawful writ, for the commission of a crime, offence or misdemeanor, or for a contempt, or non-payment of a debt.
Found on http://www.lectlaw.com/def/c255.htm

Commit

[data management] In computer science and data management, a commit is the making of a set of tentative changes permanent. A popular usage is at the end of a transaction. A commit is an act of committing. ==Data management== A COMMIT statement in SQL ends a transaction within a relational database management system (RDBMS) and makes all cha...
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commit

To send a person to prison, asylum or reformatory pursuant to court order.
Found on http://www.pacourts.us/learn/legal-glossary

Commit

To send a person to prison, asylum, or reformatory by a court order.
Found on http://jec.unm.edu/manuals-resources/glossary-of-legal-terms
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