Definition of commitment in English:


Line breaks: com¦mit|ment
Pronunciation: /kəˈmɪtm(ə)nt


  • 2An engagement or obligation that restricts freedom of action: with so many business commitments time for recreation was limited
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    • They resist commitments - marriage, mortgages, careers or social engagements.
    • They never fail to honour their commitments and obligations with generosity and a willingness to give of their time so freely.
    • Injuries and work commitments restricted Town to jut 13 men and their lack of substitutes took its toll.
    responsibility, obligation, duty, tie, charge, liability, burden, pressure; undertaking, task, engagement, arrangement

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