[v] give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause; "She committed herself to the work of God"; "give one's talents to a good cause"; "consecrate your life to the church"
[v] make an investment; "Put money into bonds"
[v] cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution; "After the second episode, she had to be committed"; "he was committed to prison"
[v] To confer a trust upon; "The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret"; "I commit my soul to God"
[v] perform an act, usually with a negative connotation; "perpetrate a crime"; "pull a bank robbery"
charge, confide, consecrate, dedicate, devote, entrust, give, institutionalise, institutionalize, intrust, invest, perpetrate, place, pull, put, send, trust