committed

adjective com·mit·ted \ kə-ˈmi-təd \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of committed

1 : placed in confinement (as in a mental institution)
  • committed patients
2 : having made a pledge or commitment to someone (such as a romantic partner) or something (such as a cause)
  • committed partners
  • a committed parent/teacher
  • strongly committed to the fight for equal rights
; also : characterized by such a pledge or commitment
  • two people in a committed relationship

First Known Use of committed

1646




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