- an agreement to buy or sell securities.
- a sale or purchase of securities.
- commissure of cerebral hemispheres,
- commit to memory,
- commitment ceremony,
- commitment fee,
- committed facility
Origin of commitment
Examples from the Web for commitment
But the qualities Mario Cuomo brought to public life—compassion, integrity, commitment to principle—remain in short supply today.
Marriage is a bond and a commitment—marrying yourself is ridiculous because you are already married to yourself.Why Singles Should Say ‘I Don’t’ to The Self-Marriage Movement|Tim Teeman|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was a personal thing she was working towards, and I felt very invested as well seeing her level of commitment.Angelina Jolie’s New Muse: The Rise of Jack O’Connell, Star of the WWII Epic ‘Unbroken’|Marlow Stern|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“To see him make that commitment, and then the fact that he wanted to make sure his kids were baptized, speaks volumes,” Lee said.The Baptism of Michael Brown Sr. and Ferguson’s Baptism by Fire|Justin Glawe|November 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But this week, even as a new cabinet was sworn in, the Houthis showed no signs of honoring their commitment to demobilize.
He thought that no objection had been offered of any force to prevent the commitment of the memorial.Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856, Vol. I (of 16)|Thomas Hart Benton
The conclusive evidences which led to his commitment were spectral.
His commitment to human rights, peace and non-violence stands as a monument to his humanity and courage.
Commitment: This term is used referring to a purchase of stock.Successful Stock Speculation|John James Butler
This commitment remains binding and choices are made based on devotion to this commitment.Nursing as Caring|Anne Boykin
1610s, "action of officially consigning to the custody of the state," from commit + -ment. (Anglo-French had commettement.) Meaning "the committing of oneself, pledge, promise" is attested from 1793; hence, "an obligation, an engagement" (1864).