how to pronounce committed


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committed is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of committed in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… I did to be committed to public service …”

meanings of committed


  1. Associated in an exclusive (but not necessarily permanent) sexual relationship.
  2. Showing commitment.
  3. Required by logic to endorse the conclusion of an argument.
  4. Obligated by a pledge to some course of action.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of commit.

committed frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word committed occurs in english on average 37.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics committed can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that committed can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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