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    commit - Dictionary definition and meaning for word commit

    Definition
    (verb) perform an act, usually with a negative connotation
    Synonyms : perpetrate , pull
    Example Sentence
    • perpetrate a crime
    • pull a bank robbery
    Definition
    (verb) give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause
    Synonyms : consecrate , dedicate , devote , give
    Example Sentence
    • She committed herself to the work of God
    • give one's talents to a good cause
    • consecrate your life to the church
    Definition
    (verb) cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution
    Example Sentence
    • After the second episode, she had to be committed
    • he was committed to prison
    Definition
    (verb) confer a trust upon
    Synonyms : confide , entrust , intrust , trust
    Example Sentence
    • The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret
    • I commit my soul to God
    Definition
    (verb) make an investment
    Synonyms : invest , place , put
    Example Sentence
    • Put money into bonds
    Definition
    (verb) engage in or perform
    Synonyms : practice
    Example Sentence
    • practice safe sex
    • commit a random act of kindness
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