recommit

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re·com·mit

 (rē′kə-mĭt′)
tr.v. re·com·mit·ted, re·com·mit·ting, re·com·mits
1. To commit again.
2. To refer (proposed legislation, for example) to a committee again.

re′com·mit′ment, re′com·mit′tal (-mĭt′l) n.

recommit

(ˌriːkəˈmɪt)
vb (tr) , -mits, -mitting or -mitted
1. (Parliamentary Procedure) to send (a bill) back to a committee for further consideration
2. to commit again
ˌrecomˈmitment, ˌrecomˈmittal n

recommit


Past participle: recommitted
Gerund: recommitting

Imperative
recommit
recommit
Present
I recommit
you recommit
he/she/it recommits
we recommit
you recommit
they recommit
Preterite
I recommitted
you recommitted
he/she/it recommitted
we recommitted
you recommitted
they recommitted
Present Continuous
I am recommitting
you are recommitting
he/she/it is recommitting
we are recommitting
you are recommitting
they are recommitting
Present Perfect
I have recommitted
you have recommitted
he/she/it has recommitted
we have recommitted
you have recommitted
they have recommitted
Past Continuous
I was recommitting
you were recommitting
he/she/it was recommitting
we were recommitting
you were recommitting
they were recommitting
Past Perfect
I had recommitted
you had recommitted
he/she/it had recommitted
we had recommitted
you had recommitted
they had recommitted
Future
I will recommit
you will recommit
he/she/it will recommit
we will recommit
you will recommit
they will recommit
Future Perfect
I will have recommitted
you will have recommitted
he/she/it will have recommitted
we will have recommitted
you will have recommitted
they will have recommitted
Future Continuous
I will be recommitting
you will be recommitting
he/she/it will be recommitting
we will be recommitting
you will be recommitting
they will be recommitting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been recommitting
you have been recommitting
he/she/it has been recommitting
we have been recommitting
you have been recommitting
they have been recommitting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been recommitting
you will have been recommitting
he/she/it will have been recommitting
we will have been recommitting
you will have been recommitting
they will have been recommitting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been recommitting
you had been recommitting
he/she/it had been recommitting
we had been recommitting
you had been recommitting
they had been recommitting
Conditional
I would recommit
you would recommit
he/she/it would recommit
we would recommit
you would recommit
they would recommit
Past Conditional
I would have recommitted
you would have recommitted
he/she/it would have recommitted
we would have recommitted
you would have recommitted
they would have recommitted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.recommit - commit once again, as of a crime
commit, perpetrate, pull - perform an act, usually with a negative connotation; "perpetrate a crime"; "pull a bank robbery"
2.recommit - commit again; "It was recommitted into her custody"
entrust, intrust, confide, commit, trust - confer a trust upon; "The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret"; "I commit my soul to God"
3.recommit - send back to a committee; "The bill was recommitted three times in the House"
refer - send or direct for treatment, information, or a decision; "refer a patient to a specialist"; "refer a bill to a committee"
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