Definition of commit (something) to memory
- I committed the poem to memory.
: to put into charge or trust : entrust
: to place in a prison or mental institution
: to consign or record for preservation
: some indeterminate or unspecified thing
: some indeterminate amount more than a specified number
: a person or thing of consequence
: in some degree : somewhat
used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective
: 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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