Definition of 'commitment'
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Example sentences containing 'commitment'
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What is clear is his total commitment to music. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)Older students tend to have more financial commitments and are often reluctant to take on extra debt. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But separation from interests does not necessarily free one from ideological beliefs and commitments. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We will support you in balancing client demands with personal commitments. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We make a huge commitment to one another on the basis of a passing emotion. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The possibility of warranted blame is one of the commitments of moral life. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)The future needs increased commitment by both central and local government. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The moon in your commitment chart promises love could be as serious as you want. The Sun (2011)Could we draw on that commitment to do something similar during the school year? Christianity Today (2000)So there is a time and financial commitment from the firms as well. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Would they be able to carry out international obligations and commitments? Times, Sunday Times (2011)So this week we will reaffirm our commitment to strong collaboration between our universities and research facilities. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The letter rejects the idea that a manifesto commitment is enough. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Keep fighting commitment like this and you might find out. The Sun (2011)That is because total commitment makes great entertainment. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Be aware of the academic challenges and financial commitment. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Universities increasingly look for a demonstration of personal commitment from applicants for vocational degrees such as nursing. Times, Sunday Times (2009)That love and commitment is one of the most powerful forces in civilisation. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Love will get back to its best and commitment promises could be made. The Sun (2010)Furthermore the ceiling on money that can actually be paid out differs from the ceiling on commitments to future expenditure. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Included in the agreement is a commitment for a 15 per cent increase in funding. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This has always been a situation that was going to have longterm implications and long-term commitment. Times, Sunday Times (2007)So the accident somewhat shook my new-found belief in commitment. Times, Sunday Times (2007)That is the strangeness - a commitment to something but with no control. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'commitment'
British English: commitment NOUN
Commitment is a strong belief in an idea or system.
They praised him for his commitment to peace.
Definition of commitment from the Collins English Dictionary
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