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Translation of "commit" - English-Turkish dictionary

commit

verb [T]     /kəˈmɪt/ ( present participle committing, past tense and past participle committed)
CRIME
B2 to do something that is considered wrong, or that is illegal (yasa dışı iş, suç vb.) işlemek, yapmak He was sent to prison for a crime that he didn't commit. to commit suicide/adultery Obeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantDisobedientBad and wrong behaviourCrime - general words
DECISION
to make a firm decision that you will do something kesin karar vermek, kendini sorumlu kılmak He committed himself to helping others.Making and breaking promises and commitments
not commit yourself
to refuse to express an opinion about a particular subject bir konuda fikrini açıklamayı reddetmek, söz vermemek, bağlanmamak Digressing and being indirect or evasiveMoving in order to avoid contactNot saying much
MONEY/TIME
If you commit money, time, energy, etc to something, you use it to try to achieve something. (para, zaman, enerji vb.) ayırmak, vakfetmek, sarfetmek The government has committed thousands of pounds to the research.Investing money
(Definition of commit from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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