- an agreement to buy or sell securities.
- a sale or purchase of securities.
OTHER WORDS FROM commitmentnon·com·mit·ment, nounpre·com·mit·ment, adjectiveself-com·mit·ment, noun
How to use commitment in a sentence
I envy my refusenik friends their steadfast commitments to stay in, and contentment in doing so.The Refuseniks Hiding From ‘Happy New Year’|Lizzie Crocker|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Their pronouncements suggest that they hold those commitments in contempt.Facebook Prince Purges The New Republic: Inside the Destruction of a 100-Year-Old Magazine|Lloyd Grove|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
North Korea must show it is serious and prepared to abide by its commitments, particularly concerning denuclearization.To Free American Prisoners, America’s Top Spy Goes to North Korea|Shane Harris|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But officials gave the delegation no specific commitments and made no concrete promises of increased U.S. assistance.Yazidis Face Genocide by ISIS After U.S. Turns Away|Josh Rogin|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So far, in both online and physical cards, they say they have collected 1,199,169 total commitments.The Democrats’ Simple Midterm Weapon|Ben Jacobs|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then, to show the inefficiency of the law, he proceeds to state, that the commitments for trial were only 29 per cent.Lands of the Slave and the Free|Henry A. Murray
What view will the coming Labour governments of Britain take of our Imperial commitments?The Wanderings of a Spiritualist|Arthur Conan Doyle
It would compel corn beef commitments beyond the point of comfort.Pieces of Hate|Heywood Broun
Commitments to ship over 300,000 tons of the ore were written into trade agreements with Western European countries.East-West Trade Trends|Harold E. Stassen
Resolutions or commitments of this sort accomplish little good.Socialism As It Is|William English Walling