She was committed to the job.
He's fully committed to continuing this adventure.
I agreed and we committed ourselves to starting a family.
What crimes are committed in thy name!"
He's totally committed to what we're doing.
In either case a grave crime has been committed which deserves a grave punishment.
It was a big jump for someone so committed to being morally correct.
The flocks were committed to a shepherd who gave receipt for them and took them out to pasture.
His troops had captured Messina after a bombardment which earned him the sobriquet of King Bomba; Catania and Syracuse fell soon after, hideous atrocities being everywhere committed with his sanction.
He was present at the siege of Rouen, and the king committed to him personally the negotiations for the surrender of the city in January 1419 and for the marriage of Katherine.
The public credit was pledged at home and abroad to fill the pockets of the adventurers, and the wildest excesses were committed under the guise of administrative acts.
As a ruler he committed some errors, but his youth and inexperience and the extreme difficulty of his position must be taken into consideration.
He should've let you remember every wrong you committed so you could relive them every second of every day.
On the spur of the moment he picked up the phone and dialed Cece Baldwin, a number he now had committed to memory from the many unsuccessful times he'd made the call.
He pushed off once again, committed firmly to the pursuit.
To cut Alexander's communications with the rear, Darius now committed the error of entangling his large force in the mountain defiles.
Hubert de Burgh was the last of the great justiciars; after his fall (1231) the justiciarship was not again committed to a great baron, and the chancellor soon took the position formerly occupied by the justiciar as second to the king in dignity, as well as in power and influence.
Committed by Nun() de Guzman), was removed to Valladolid (Morelia) a few years later to be combined with a local college, and was rebuilt in 1882.
He resisted the visitation of August 1547, and was committed to the Fleet; but he withdrew his opposition, and was released in time to take an active part against the government in the parliament of November 1547.
14 it is ordained that, if any believer is sick, he shall call for the elders of the church; and they shall pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord; and the prayer of faith shall save him that is sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, it shall be forgiven him.
While his treaty with Lord Lyons in 1862 for the suppression of the slave trade conceded to England the right of search to a limited extent in African and Cuban waters, he secured a similar concession for American war vessels from the British government, and by his course in the Trent Affair he virtually committed Great Britain to the American attitude with regard to this right.
The same year he was named one of the justices of the peace for his borough; and on the grant of a new charter showed great zeal in defending the rights of the commoners, and succeeded in procuring an alteration in the charter in their favour, exhibiting much warmth of temper during the dispute and being committed to custody by the privy council for angry words spoken against the mayor, for which he afterwards apologized.
But in cases where a debt or instalment is in arrear and it is proved to the satisfaction of the court that the person making default either has or has had since the date of the order or judgment the means to pay the sum in respect of which he has made default and has refused or neglected to pay, he may be committed to prison at the discretion of the judge for a period of not more than forty-two days.
It makes but little difference whether you are committed to a farm or the county jail.
For if I examine an action committed a second ago I must still recognize it as not being free, for it is irrevocably linked to the moment at which it was committed.
It was either that or start from scratch but he's not even sure he's a catholic, much less committed to anything.
Now, with Quinn's interest piqued, we were a committed pack of five dedicated to seek answers, wherever they might lie.
Its mission statement is to demand transparency after a crime is committed and to assure all efforts to nail the guilty party are being pursued.
As big a pain Quinn is at times, I know he's as committed as the rest of us to helping as many kids as possible.
Together we paced out our quarters carefully and committed to memory exactly where everything was located.
How did she assess the extent of betrayal already committed by a man she trusted as an uncle?
On Ascension Day 1528 he committed an outrage on the sacrament carried in procession; he was placed in the pillory, had his tongue bored, and was banished from Delft for three years.
By withholding the tribute which Irene had agreed to pay to Harun al-Rashid, Nicephorus committed himself to a war with the Saracens.
During the sojourn in Botany Bay the crew had to perform the painful duty of burying a comrade - a seaman named Forby Sutherland, who was in all probability the first British subject whose body was committed to Australian soil.
Under the command of the lord of Lumbres, the lord of Treslong, and William de la Marck (lord of Lumey) they spread terror and alarm along the coast, seized much plunder, and in revenge for Alva's cruelty committed acts of terrible barbarity upon the priests and monks and catholic officials, as well as upon the crews of the vessels that fell into their hands.
Where a debtor has committed any act of bankruptcy a creditor or creditors whose aggregate claims are not less than £50 may proceed against him in bankruptcy.
Deacon of the pope (St) Sixtus (Xystus) II., he was called upon by the judge to bring forth the treasures of the church which had been committed to his keeping.
Here was committed the first overt act of the mutiny, on the 25th of February 1857.
He landed in Africa with a small band of veterans, and Firmus, to avoid being taken prisoner, committed suicide.
Millions of men perpetrated against one another such innumerable crimes, frauds, treacheries, thefts, forgeries, issues of false money, burglaries, incendiarisms, and murders as in whole centuries are not recorded in the annals of all the law courts of the world, but which those who committed them did not at the time regard as being crimes.
It is impossible to suppose that Rostopchin had scared them by his accounts of horrors Napoleon had committed in conquered countries.
Since the world began and men have killed one another no one has ever committed such a crime against his fellow man without comforting himself with this same idea.
In Africa a whole series of outrages are committed against the almost unarmed inhabitants.
He admitted ignorance, scientifically speaking, but was now committed to finding answers.
"Does the detective think you committed a crime or you're involved in some way?" she asked.
He's drawing up papers to have her committed and flying out here to 'save' the boy.
He's not going to get her committed without a few miles of red tape but just the threat of a lockup could drag her back to old Virginia.
Dean simply shook his head, committed to being grumpy for the entire day.
The king's advisers now urged him to arrest Shaftesbury; he was seized on the 2nd of July 1681, and committed to the Tower, the judges refusing his petition to be tried or admitted to bail.
Similarly a man who committed a murder twenty years ago and has since lived peaceably and harmlessly in society seems less guilty and his action more due to the law of inevitability, to someone who considers his action after twenty years have elapsed than to one who examined it the day after it was committed.
"More importantly," Fred asked, "If Edith never knew Annie committed suicide, how did she just happen to hang herself the very same way?"
By 1868 both political parties in the House of Commons had committed themselves to the policy of state purchase of the telegraphs.
That makes us all de facto millionaires, and very committed to remaining so.
I first spoke to Martha, while not fully committed; I knew she was more sympathetic to Howie than her husband.
Jackson stood close enough to hear the conversation, and as soon as the moron committed to buy a watercolor; he approached Elisabeth, put his arms around her and said, Darling, the caterer needs to see you for a minute.
It was the first time they had made love, and were newly committed to one another.
When I go to far-flung places, I often know little of local customs and, through ignorance, I have committed more than one faux pas.