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One entry found for commit.
Main Entry: com·mit
Pronunciation: kschwa-primarystressmit
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): com·mit·ted; com·mit·ting
1 a : to make secure or put in safekeeping : ENTRUST <commit the poem to memory> b : to place in a prison or mental institution
2 : BRING ABOUT, PERFORM <commit a crime>
3 : to pledge or assign to some particular course or use <committed myself to a meeting on Thursday>
- com·mit·ta·ble /-primarystressmit-schwa-bschwal/ adjective

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