Translation of "commit" - English-Spanish dictionary

commit

verb uk /kəˈmɪt/ (present participle committing, past tense and past participle committed)

to do something bad or illegal

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

to make a definite decision to do something

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

(Translation of “commit” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

commit

verb /kəˈmit/ (past tense, past participle committed)

to perform; to do (especially something illegal)

cometer
He committed the murder when he was drunk.

to hand over (a person) to an institution etc for treatment, safekeeping

internar
She was committed to prison.

to put (oneself) under a particular obligation

comprometerse
She has committed herself to looking after her dead brother’s children till the age of 18.
commitment noun

obligation

compromiso, obligación
She could not take the job because of family commitments.
committal noun

the act of committing (to an institution)

reclusión
his committal to a mental hospital.
committed adjective

pledged to do, or to support, something

comprometido, entregado
He was committed to looking after his uncle
He is a committed socialist.

(Translation of “commit” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)