Bedeutung von “commit” im Essential American English Dictionary

commit

verb us /kəˈmɪt/ present participle committing, past tense and past participle committed

to do something bad or illegal:

He went to prison for a crime he didn’t commit.

to make a definite decision to do something:

I said I might be interested in the job but I haven’t committed myself yet.

(Definition von “commit” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)