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commit

(Entrust), verb allot, assign, authorize, charge, charge with, commission, confer a trust, confide, consign, convey, delegate, employ, empower, engage, grant auuhority to, invest, invest with power, make responsible for, put an obligation upon, put in the hands of, relegate to, trust, turn over to, vest in
Associated concepts: commit to a writing

commit

(Institutionalize), verb arrest, confine, consign, constrain, deliver into custody, enthrall, hold in constraint, hold in restraint, immure, impound, imprison, incarcerate, intern, jail, lock up, place in confinement, put in custody, recommit to custody, remand to custody, remit to custody, restrain, send to an asylum, send to jail, send to prison
Associated concepts: commit to a hospital, commit to a mennal institution, commit to prison, committing magistrate

commit

(Perpetrate), verb accomplish, achieve, act, act on, administer, apply oneself to, be a participator in, be a party to, be an accomplice, be engaged in, be engrossed in, bring about, bring to pass, carry into execution, carry on, carry out, carry through, complete, consummate, discharge the duties of, effect, employ oneself, finish, fulfill, go through with, inflict, occupy oneself with, operate, participate in, perform, realize, transact
Associated concepts: commit an offense against the United States
See also: accomplish, apprehend, arrest, confide, confine, consign, constrain, contribute, delegate, deliver, deposit, detain, entrust, execute, give, grant, imprison, inflict, perpetrate, remand, remit, sentence, submit, supply, trust, undertake

TO COMMIT. To send a person to prison by virtue of a warrant or other lawful writ, for the commission of a crime, offence or misdemeanor, or for a contempt, or non-payment of a debt.

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A few naysayers found Commis pretentious, distressed by the austere restaurant sans signage.
Commenting on taking on coping with the new challenge, Dogra said: "It was really a big challenge for me because when I started as a commis 3 in Kempinski, I worked in breakfast then as a commis 1, then my chef asked me to move to Salero, and that was a new opportunity for me.
Proces pour genocide contre le polisario a Madrid: Le Parlement europeen appele a interpeller l'Algerie sur les graves crimes commis a Tindouf (Mustapha Salma)
Le president Obama, sans evoquer explicitement la piste terroriste, a declare peu apres les explosions que ses services ne savaient pas encore "qui avait commis ces actes et pourquoi".
Catering lecturer Tony Davies said: "To see a former student win the Best Commis Chef prize was unbelievable.
Radisson Blu general manager Sally Hughes with new commis chef Gareth Crimmins at work in the kitchens
After completing the 12-week Speedy Chef programme last September at a placement in Six restaurant, Michael Pengelly from Northumberland, was offered a full-time position as commis chef.
Conrad Cairo celebrated this success in a team members gathering conveying a special thanks to the participant team members who contributed in the competition:* Gede Yadnya (Team Leader and Kamala Chef)* Mohamed Raouf (Jayda Commis 1 Chef)* Atija Kahalek (Felucca Commis 1 Chef)* Mostafa Lotfy ( Pastry Commis 2 Chef)* Mohammed Abdul Rahman (Felucca Supervisor)* Sameh Ibrahem (BQT Captain)* Hany Saber (Jayda Supervisor)* Mohamed Othman (Jayda Waiter)* Shehab Mahmoud (Steward )
There is additional income from commis on bill paymnts.
Charlene McKenna, who plays commis chef Jojo, said: "We'll be filming in March and April.
Ramsay showed Prescott, who started work as a hotel commis chef, how to make salmon and haddock fishcakes in his own kitchen.
AS a young commis chef at the Midland Hotel back in the '60s I was able to go to the Odeon and watch the old '60s package tours - to name a few, Beach Boys, Gene Pitney and Scott Walker.