Apr 11, 2016

Vocabulary Lesson

From www.dictionary.com

Commit

[kuh-mit]

verb (used with object), committed, committing.
1. to give in trust or charge; consign.
2. to consign for preservation: to commit ideas to writing; to commit a poem to memory.
3. to pledge (oneself) to a position on an issue or question; express (one's intention, feeling, etc.):
Asked if he was a candidate, he refused to commit himself.
4. to bind or obligate, as by pledge or assurance; pledge: to commit oneself to a promise; to be committed to a course of action.
5. to entrust, especially for safekeeping; commend: to commit one's soul to God.
 
6. In sports: perhaps, maybe, we'll see.
 
 

Alabama looking to flip SEC QB commit 

Alabama commit Aaron Sterling visiting Tar Heel State

4-Star Alabama Commit is 'Very Interested' in Michigan

 5-star Ohio State commit Shaun Wade sports Alabama gear

 

1 comment:

Jay Croft said...

There's also another definition: to place a mentally ill person in a psychiatric hospital.