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Synonyms for commitment

Synonyms for commitment

an act or course of action that is demanded of one, as by position, custom, law, or religion

Synonyms for commitment

the trait of sincere and steadfast fixity of purpose

the act of binding yourself (intellectually or emotionally) to a course of action

an engagement by contract involving financial obligation

the official act of consigning a person to confinement (as in a prison or mental hospital)

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It reveals that financial and emotional commitments peak between 35-44 years of age when people spend on average [pounds]1,160 a month on financial commitments and think about them for 45 minutes every day.
Psychologist Professor Janet Reibstein, who helped develop the report into the nature of commitment, said: "We spend over two hours a day thinking about emotional commitments, but just 37 minutes on our financial commitments.
Gaither (1999) studied the effect of commitment as a mediating factor on job stress on 1,088 pharmacists in the US.
The AF&PA commitment is perhaps the broadest of any made by the forest products industry globally.
Options thinking explicitly considers the benefits of delaying a decision or financial commitment in an uncertain environment.
Next, Meyners had to successfully increase employees' commitment to the firm's overall marketing and revenue-growth goals.
The new wildlife biologist "will help us deliver on our commitments and our external requirements, including marketplace expectations, particularly with respect to certified products," Nicks says.
Focus on the health and state of the relationship and their level of commitment to it, not on their living arrangements.
An exploration of how gay and lesbian couples, despite lack of official recognition, are bringing their commitments out of the closet and pledging their love before friends and family.
In the rush to obtain financing, owners should pay careful attention to the letters of intent or commitments letter issued by lenders.
Hirschi asserted that individuals heavily invested in commitments have more to lose (e.
The Company also announced today that it has issued commitments totaling $63.
Foreign-currency commitments -- When you're dealing with strategies for hedging firmly committed foreign-currency transactions, such as purchase or sale commitments, it's usually simple to qualify them for hedge accounting, and the entire range of hedging instruments is available.
NextAce is expanding its automated title software and services offering, Title EDGE[R], to deliver full resale and long-form commitments.