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commit (something) to memory

Definition of commit (something) to memory

  1. :  to learn (something) so that one remembers it perfectly :  to memorize (something) <I committed the poem to memory.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to put into charge or trust :  entrust

    :  to place in a prison or mental institution

    :  to consign or record for preservation

  1. :  some indeterminate or unspecified thing

    :  a person or thing of consequence

    :  one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different

  1. :  in some degree :  somewhat

    : used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective

  1. :  the power or process of reproducing or recalling what has been learned and retained especially through associative mechanisms

    :  the store of things learned and retained from an organism's activity or experience as evidenced by modification of structure or behavior or by recall and recognition

    :  commemorative remembrance

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a dwelling place or home

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