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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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RED BEETROOT with BLUEBERRY VINEGAR, SMOKED CHEESE, THYME, and ASH Serves 4 James Syhabout Commis For the blueberry vinegar dots: 10 ounces dried blueberries 7 ounces cider vinegar Salt to taste For the roasted beetroots: 2 large red beetroots, peeled For the smoked cheese: 7 ounces mascarpone cheese Applewood chips For the dish: Fresh blueberries Lemon thyme Yarrow Flazelnut oil Sea salt Vegetable ash
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pour des actes commis apres la fin du mandat de parlementaire.
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Au moins treize personnes ont ete tuees et plusieurs autres blessees, a la suite d'un double attentat commis ce mercredi au coeur de la capitale iranienne Teheran contre le siege du Parlement iranien et le mausolee de l'Ayatollah Khomeini, fondateur de la Republique islamique.
The Italian national began his culinary training aged 17 when he worked as a commis in the northern Italian commune of Caselle Torinese, close to the city of Turin.
He began his culinary training at an early age of 17, working as a commis chef in the northern Italian municipality of Caselle Torinese, close to the city of Turin.
L'armee francaise avait commis un veritable genocide a Guelma, Kherrata et Setif, au lendemain de la fin de la Seconde Guerre mondiale a laquelle beaucoup d'Algeriens furent expedies comme chair a canon et, comme pour bien les [beaucoup moins que] remercier [beaucoup plus grand que], le colonisateur a execute froidement les manifestants sortis pour reclamer pacifiquement l'independance de l'Algerie.
A MIDDLESBROUGH restaurant has boosted its kitchen brigade and apprenticeship programme with the addition of a new commis chef.
Les epargnants de la cite, echaudes par la nouvelle, ont fini par expliquer le geste fatal commis par la victime par ce trou financier.
Le Maroc condamne le massacre ignoble commis dans la region syrienne de Ghouta, a indique le ministere des Affaires etrangeres et de la Cooperation dans un communique parvenu mardi a la MAP.