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comprometido in English:

1. plighted

English word "comprometido"(plighted) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "Exiles" (James Joyce)
Fichas del libro - "Woman" (Magdeleine Marx)
Fichas del libro - "Life Gleanings" (T. J. Macon)
Fichas del libro - "The Loom of Life" (Cotton Noe)
Fichas del libro - "Songs Unsung" (Lewis Morris)

2. engaged

I'm engaged tomorrow, so I've arranged for someone else to take my place.
The military engaged the enemy five kilometers south of the capital.
I hope to be engaged in the export business after graduating from college.
Even though we're engaged, she wouldn't let me kiss her.
They're engaged.
You know my younger daughter is about the same age as your son. That's why I think that they will get engaged.
Roger Ascham one day paying a visit to the amiable but unfortunate Lady Jane Grey found her employed in reading Plato while the rest of the family were engaged in a hunting party in the park.
The severity of such marks can reveal whether or not any of these people were habitually engaged in hard labor.
As a similar feature it is noted that students engaged in fund-raising activities rarely contribute money they have earned themselves.
We all knew that Bob was on a wild-goose chase after Marge, because she was already happily engaged.
At that time in the courts of the feudal lords there were many scholars who engaged in discrimination, such as the followers of Xun Kuang, who wrote books that were disseminated throughout the whole world.
Christopher Columbus once engaged in a debate with the Divine Celt. It would become the only contest that Columbus ever lost.
After going out with each other for six years, Tom and Lisa have finally got engaged.
I didn't feel like the interviewers were engaged with what I was saying.
I can't come to dinner on Tuesday - i'm otherwise engaged (I have already arranged to do something else).

English word "comprometido"(engaged) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "Mothers to Men" (Zona Gale)
Free Time, Social Life and Hobbies - Tiempo Libre,...
Fichas del libro - "Betty Grier" (Joseph Waugh)
Fichas del libro - "Uneasy Money" (P. G. Wodehouse)
Fichas del libro - "Great Ghost Stories" (Various)

3. committed

Tom is having trouble coping with the fact that his son committed suicide.
Many atrocities were committed during the war.
He committed suicide.
The torture made him confess to crimes he had not committed.
It was the court's finding that the witness committed perjury.
By signing the contract, I committed myself to working there for another five years.
We heard that Tom had committed suicide, but we didn't really believe it.
When we get down to brass tacks, we are all as guilty as the persons who actually committed the crime.
Beth was committed to Chris and eagerly accepted.
A merciless slaugter had been committed in Srebrenica in 1995.
It is not men's faults that ruin them so much as the manner in which they conduct themselves after the faults have been committed.
loyal and willing to give your time and energy to something that you believe in: a committed Christian She's committed to the job
People who committed a crime once might commit one again.
The US judicial system and press are incredible: One day you're a poor examplary housewife, victim of a rape, the next, you're an illegal immigrant, having committed perjury and being suspected of whitewashing drug money.

English word "comprometido"(committed) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "The Red Romance Book" (Various)
Fichas del libro - "The Bishop's Secret" (Fergus H...
Fichas del libro - "The Wish A Novel" (Hermann Sud...
Fichas del libro - "The Heroine" (Eaton Stannard B...
Fichas del libro - "The Worshipper of the Image" (...