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Synonyms for commit

put in custody

commit yourself to something


  • pledge to
  • promise to
  • bind yourself to
  • make yourself liable for
  • obligate yourself to

Synonyms for commit

to be responsible for or guilty of (an error or crime)

to put in the charge of another for care, use, or performance

to place officially in confinement

to be morally bound to do

Synonyms for commit

perform an act, usually with a negative connotation

give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause

engage in or perform


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Managers are no more or less honest than the employees--they just have more opportunity to commit bigger thefts.
The list of categories of women the Women's Committee believes pose risk and theoretically able to commit crimes follows below: 1.
class="es-text-justifyFemale suicide on the rise class="es-text-justifyAlthough men tend to commit suicide more often in Slovakia, the figure dropped for the first time under 80 percent, that is 425 cases, in 2018.
Research suggests that having a relationship history characterised by frequent heartbreak, a lack of fulfilment and needy or controlling partners also quashes the desire to commit.
The co-ops featured could adapt this year's theme in many other ways, such as: Co-ops Commit to Renewable Energy; Co-ops Commit to Helping Farmers; Co-ops Commit to Democracy and Dynamic Governance; Co-ops Commit to Worker-owned Businesses; Co-ops Commit to Better Home Care for Elderly and Disabled People"; even "Co-ops Commit to T-Rex Preservation." And if that last one doesn't bring home the flexibility of both the co-op business model and the types of work co-ops can do, nothing will!
Most of the victims (83%) made sure shot and successful attempt to commit suicide in their very first attempt.
The law would be applied equally to those intending to commit, plan, supervise, or fund the crimes
According to Solak, children who commit crime can only be rehabilitated in an atmosphere of social harmony.
"We also found that participants who had been victims of violence were 11 times more likely to commit violence," Desmarais says.
One important factor affecting the need for a COMMIT strategy is the amount of elapsed time required for the program to complete.
Preteens commit certain crimes in higher proportions, the report found, including arson, sex offenses, vandalism and assault.
3: to commit to a program of retirement planning and investing.
Initially designed to end the "scourge of war" the declaration is expansive enough to stigmatize high-placed political leaders who commit war crimes, crimes against humanity, torture, and genocide.