Synonyms for Commit:


abduct, abet, blackmail, bootleg, carry out, case, counterfeit, defraud, extort. admit, allocate, allot, apportion, authorize, bedside manner, bind, certify, commission, confine, constrain, convey, cure, delegate, diagnose, dispatch, doctor, employ, examine, imprison, lock up, obligate, oblige, pledge, put away, caseload, leave to. bring in, consume, law, utilize, pull off, fall back on, draw on, go toward. commend, distribute, hand over, help, lavish, part with. convince, dissuade, encourage, entice, free, motivate, persuade, prod, spur, urge on, prevail on, send up. ask out, chase, chat up, flirt, obligation, pair off, pick up, run after, have your eye on someone, make a pass at someone, sweep someone off their feet. guarantee, promise, vouchsafe, give (someone) your word. detain, lock away, hold someone for ransom. commit (noun)
charge, confide, consecrate, dedicate, devote, entrust, give, institutionalise, institutionalize, intrust, invest, perpetrate, place, pull, put, send, trust.
kill oneself (noun)
throw in the towel, commit hara-kiri, commit seppuku, do away with oneself, end it all, pack it in, shoot oneself.


deliver, entrust (verb)
allocate, allot, apportion, authorize, charge, commend, commission, confide, convey, delegate, dispatch, employ, engage, give, hand over, imprison, institutionalize, intrust, invest, promise, put away, send, leave to.
endeavor (verb)
act, aim, approach, assay, attempt, contract, endeavor, engage, exploit, maneuver, perform, proceed, undertake, venture, volunteer.
perform an action (verb)
act, carry out, perpetrate, pull, transgress, trespass, pull off.
social (verb)
perpetrate, pull.
wrong (verb)
abuse, encroach, infringe, maltreat, perpetrate, transgress, trespass, wrong, do wrong.

Other synonyms:

abduct, bedside manner, blackmail, bootleg, certify, commission, diagnose, extort, caseload. case, cure, examine, pledge, send up. doctor, lock away, promise, put away. admit, bind, guarantee. commend. bind
part with.
lock up, send up.
Other relevant words:
abduct, abet, admit, allocate, allot, apportion, authorize, bind, blackmail, bootleg, carry out, case, certify, charge, chase, commend, commission, confide, confine, consecrate, constrain, consume, convey, convince, counterfeit, cure, dedicate, defraud, delegate, detain, devote, diagnose, dispatch, distribute, doctor, employ, encourage, entice, entrust, examine, extort, flirt, free, give, guarantee, hand over, help, imprison, institutionalise, institutionalize, intrust, invest, lavish, law, lock up, motivate, obligate, obligation, oblige, persuade, place, pledge, prod, promise, pull, put, put away, send, spur, trust, utilize, vouchsafe, caseload, leave to.

Usage examples for commit

  1. It doesn't commit you to anything to talk it over. – K by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. I'm going to talk to the students; I want to find out just what happened before I commit myself to anything. – Ministry of Disturbance by Henry Beam Piper
  3. Many say they believe, but they are not willing to commit themselves to Him. – The One Great Reality by Louisa Clayton