Übersetzung von “commit” — Englisch–Russisch Wörterbuch


verb [ T ] uk /kəˈmɪt/ us present participle committing, past tense and past participle committed

B2 to do something that is considered wrong, or that is illegal

совершать (что-либо дурное)
He was sent to prison for a crime that he didn't commit.
to commit suicide/adultery

to make a firm decision that you will do something

принимать на себя обязательство
He committed himself to helping others.
not commit yourself

to refuse to express an opinion about a particular subject

отказываться высказывать свое мнение

If you commit money, time, energy, etc to something, you use it to try to achieve something.

The government has committed thousands of pounds to the research.

(Übersetzung von “commit” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Russisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)