the trait of sincere and steadfast fixity of purpose
"a man of energy and commitment"
commitment, allegiance, loyalty, dedicationnoun
the act of binding yourself (intellectually or emotionally) to a course of action
"his long commitment to public service"; "they felt no loyalty to a losing team"
an engagement by contract involving financial obligation
"his business commitments took him to London"
a message that makes a pledge
commitment, committal, consignmentnoun
the official act of consigning a person to confinement (as in a prison or mental hospital)
The act or an instance of committing, putting in charge, keeping, or trust, especially:
The act of sending a legislative bill to committee for review
Official consignment sending a person to prison or a mental health institution
Promise or agreement to do something in the future, especially:
Assuming a financial obligation at a future date
Being bound emotionally/intellectually to a course of action or to another person/other persons.
Perpetration, in a negative manner, as in a crime or mistake.
State of being pledged or engaged.
The trait of sincerity and focused purpose.
The act of being locked away, such as in an institution for the mentally ill or jail.
the act of committing, or putting in charge, keeping, or trust; consignment; esp., the act of committing to prison
a warrant or order for the imprisonment of a person; -- more frequently termed a mittimus
the act of referring or intrusting to a committee for consideration and report; as, the commitment of a petition or a bill
a doing, or perpetration, in a bad sense, as of a crime or blunder; commission
the act of pledging or engaging; the act of exposing, endangering, or compromising; also, the state of being pledged or engaged
"Commitment" is the title of a song written by Tony Colton, Tony Marty and Bobby Wood, and recorded by American country music artist LeAnn Rimes. It was released in April 1998 as the lead single from her album Sittin' on Top of the World. The song placed at #4 on the US country charts, #38 in the UK. It was later featured on Rimes' Greatest Hits and its international version, The Best of LeAnn Rimes.
To agree to a specific action, task or goal.
The commitment was there, they both knew they would achieve it easily and get married well before they had planned.Submitted by MaryC on February 18, 2020
To trust to do or complete.
The commitment is simple, to continue to the moment all feel the freedom in our souls.Submitted by MaryC on July 30, 2020
To agree to do a specific role, job description, task, contract or project for a specific purpose or unit of time.
The commitment to our future spouse is for life.Submitted by MaryC on July 30, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'commitment' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1844
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Rank popularity for the word 'commitment' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2185
Rank popularity for the word 'commitment' in Nouns Frequency: #670
The numerical value of commitment in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of commitment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
If OAS member countries don't address this financial crisis, it will cast serious doubts on their commitment to human rights and raise suspicions that they want to do away with the commission's scrutiny.
The mothers I met recently in Chicago are right: We cannot go on like this, all over America, there are police officers honorably doing their duty, demonstrating how to protect the public without resorting to unnecessary force. We need to learn from and build on those examples. The loss of so many young African-Americans taken too soon should reaffirm our commitment to press forward for progress.
Brooklyn Center did not look to be in the national spotlight on these issues but here we are, and given the tragic incidents that occurred here, including those taking the lives of Daunte Wright and Kobe Dimock-Heisler, we must respond with a commitment to do better, and today’s vote is a part of that response.
Greta taking on this challenge of sailing across on a race boat with zero comfort really shows her commitment to the cause and how far she's willing to push herself.
When I look back at my 15 years here, what gives me the most satisfaction it's not the wins or the personal recognition but its really the commitment, the commitment I felt to the New York Rangers and the commitment they showed me for so long.
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- обещание, извършване, обвързване, ангажимент, обвързаностBulgarian
- Einsatz, Engagement, Einweisung, Einstandspflicht, Verbindlichkeit, Hingabe, Obligo, BindungGerman
- compromiso, promesa, acuerdoSpanish
- lähettäminen, sulkeminen, sitoutuneisuus, sitoutuminen, syyllistyminen, sitoumus, vankilatuomio, vangitseminen, velvoittaminen, sitouttaminen, tuomio, syyllisyysFinnish
- dedizione, impegno, promessa, serietàItalian
- verplichting, engagement, verbintenisDutch
- forpliktingNorwegian Nynorsk
- tvangsinnlegging, tvangsinnleggelse, forplikting, overlatelse, overlating, forpliktelse, engasjementNorwegian
- заключение, приверженность, вручение, обязательство, совершениеRussian
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