committal
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /kəˈmɪtəl/
Noun

committal

  1. The act of entrusting something to someone.
  2. The act of committing someone to confinement; an order for someone's imprisonment.
  3. The act of perpetrating an offence.
  4. The act of committing a body to the grave at a burial or to the furnace at a cremation.
Related terms Adjective

committal (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to a committee.
  2. Of or relating to commitment.



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