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committed

adjective uk   /kəˈmɪt.ɪd/ us    /-ˈmɪt̬-/
C2 loyal and willing to give your time and energy to something that you believe in: a committed socialist/Christian/teacher [after verb] having promised to be involved in a plan of action: We are committed to withdrawing our troops by the end of the year.
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in Korean 헌신적인…
in Arabic مُلْتَزِم, مُتَفَرِّغ لِلشّيء…
in Portuguese dedicado…
in Catalan compromès…
in Japanese 献身的な, 専心している…
in Italian impegnato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 忠誠的, 堅定的, 盡忠職守的…
in Russian преданный…
in Turkish bağlı, sadık, gönül vermiş…
in Chinese (Simplified) 忠诚的, 坚定的, 尽职尽责的…
in Polish oddany…
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