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English definition of “commitment”

commitment

noun
 
 
/kəˈmɪtmənt/
PROMISE [C] B2 a promise or firm decision to do something: Players must make a commitment to daily training.Making and breaking promises and commitments
LOYALTY [U] B2 a willingness to give your time and energy to something that you believe in: We are looking for someone with talent, enthusiasm, and commitment.Making and breaking promises and commitments
ACTIVITY [C] B2 something that you must do that takes your time: I've got too many commitments at the moment.Duty, obligation and responsibility
(Definition of commitment from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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