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English verb: recommit

1. recommit (social) commit once again, as of a crime

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)commit, perpetrate, pull

2. recommit (possession) commit again

SamplesIt was recommitted into her custody.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody

Broader (hypernym)commit, confide, entrust, intrust, trust

3. recommit (motion) send back to a committee

SamplesThe bill was recommitted three times in the House.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something to somebody

Broader (hypernym)refer

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