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Definition of Commit


  1. To give in trust; to put into charge or keeping; to intrust; to consign; -- used with to, unto.
  2. To put in charge of a jailor; to imprison.
  3. To do; to perpetrate, as a crime, sin, or fault.
  4. To join for a contest; to match; -- followed by with.
  5. To pledge or bind; to compromise, expose, or endanger by some decisive act or preliminary step; -- often used reflexively; as, to commit one's self to a certain course.
  6. To confound.
  7. To sin; esp., to be incontinent.

Commit Quotations

So smoking is the perfect way to commit suicide without actually dying. I smoke because it's bad, it's really simple.
Damien Hirst

Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There never was a democracy yet that did not commit suicide.
John Adams

I don't like to commit myself about heaven and hell - you see, I have friends in both places.
Mark Twain

I just spent 11 and a half months in a maximum-security jail, got shot five times, and was wrongly convicted of a crime I didn't commit.
Tupac Shakur

All the commandments: You shall not commit adultery, you shall not kill, you shall not steal, you shall not covet, and so on, are summed up in this single command: You must love your neighbor as yourself.
Jesus Christ
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Commit Translations

commit in French is commets, commetre, commettent, commettez
commit in Latin is delego, comitto
commit in Spanish is cometer
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