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 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
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
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Rank popularity for the word 'commitment' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1844
Written Corpus Frequency
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
The growing visibility and popularity of eSports, as well as increasing prize pools make it not only more tempting for teams and players to break the rules, but also more damaging to our sport as a whole when they do, the ESL has an ongoing commitment to safeguarding the integrity of our competitions and providing a fair playground for professional players.
For us, it was important that we have a commitment for a rule-based trade order, that we continue to fight against protectionism and that we want to reform the WTO.
It is the key. There is the binding agreement and contributions ... but there will not be an agreement if there is no firm commitment on financing.
Part of this agreement includes a commitment by NARL LP and its owners that it will continue its ongoing buyer/investor search for the refinery.
We believe that life arose spontaneously on Earth, so in an infinite universe, there must be other occurrences of life, somewhere in the cosmos, perhaps intelligent life might be watching these lights of ours, aware of what they mean. Or do our lights wander a lifeless cosmos, unseen beacons announcing that, here on one rock, the universe discovered its existence ? Either way, there is no better question. It's time to commit to finding the answer, to search for life beyond Earth. The Breakthrough initiatives are making that commitment. We are alive. We are intelligent. We must know.
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Translations for commitment
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- обвързаност, извършване, обещание, обвързване, ангажиментBulgarian
- Hingabe, Verbindlichkeit, Einsatz, Engagement, Einweisung, Einstandspflicht, Bindung, ObligoGerman
- compromiso, promesa, acuerdoSpanish
- lähettäminen, sitouttaminen, tuomio, velvoittaminen, syyllisyys, vankilatuomio, syyllistyminen, sulkeminen, sitoutuneisuus, sitoutuminen, sitoumus, vangitseminenFinnish
- impegno, promessa, dedizione, serietàItalian
- engagement, verplichting, verbintenisDutch
- forpliktingNorwegian Nynorsk
- tvangsinnlegging, forplikting, overlating, engasjement, forpliktelse, overlatelse, tvangsinnleggelseNorwegian
- приверженность, вручение, обязательство, совершение, заключениеRussian
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