- When you are robbing a bank, this is an example of committing a crime.
- When you are putting someone in a mental institution or prison, this is an example of committing someone.
- When you are pledging to help with fund raising efforts, this is an example of a situation where you are committing to help.
The definition of committing means you are currently in the act of doing something or making a promise to something.
- Present participle of commit.