uncommitted

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj uncommitted not associated in an exclusive sexual relationship
    • adj uncommitted not bound or pledged
    • adj uncommitted not busy; not otherwise committed "he was not available for comment","he was available and willing to accompany her"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • uncommitted Not committed or done.
    • uncommitted Not committed or intrusted.
    • uncommitted Not referred to a committee.
    • uncommitted Not pledged by anything said or done: as, uncommitted by rash promises or statements; an uncommitted delegation to a convention.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Uncommitted un-ko-mit′ed not committed or done: not entrusted: not bound by any pledge or promise: not referred to a committee.
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Quotations

  • Marshall Fishwick
    Marshall Fishwick
    “The uncommitted life isn't worth living.”

Usage

In literature:

But I would say to my fellows, once for all, As long as possible live free and uncommitted.
"Walden, and On The Duty Of Civil Disobedience" by Henry David Thoreau
I don't believe there was any kind of a crime he left uncommitted.
"A House-Boat on the Styx" by John Kendrick Bangs
She was uncommitted, she was mistress of her own actions.
"A Little Journey in the World" by Charles Dudley Warner
It accused her of some guiltiness, uncommitted and indefensible.
"Lord Ormont and his Aminta, Complete" by George Meredith
The King was quite uncommitted, and could always disavow what had been done.
"History of the United Netherlands, 1584-86, Vol. I. (of IV) Complete" by John Lothrop Motley
As one fleeing before the shadow of uncommitted sin that gains upon him at each stride, Antony fled from the place, and sought the moors.
"The Worshipper of the Image" by Richard Le Gallienne
He has never, in view of a change which he saw to be inevitable, held himself in reserve and uncommitted.
"The International Weekly Miscellany, Volume I. No. 9." by Various
Does Red China threaten 'uncommitted' Asia?
"The Invisible Government" by Dan Smoot
He stands untrammeled and uncommitted to any faction whatever.
"Graham's Magazine Vol XXXIII No. 1 July 1848" by Various
It has left no possible crime uncommitted, no possible cruelty unperpetrated.
"The Ghosts" by Robert G. Ingersoll
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In news:

John Cornyn is uncommitted .
A look at Colorado's top uncommitted high school football seniors.
New survey shows 1 in 4 voters uncommitted .
Most Democratic 'superdelegates' uncommitted .
A Slow Food Festival Reaches Out to the Uncommitted .
Football recruiting A look at Edgy Tim O'Halloran's top 5 uncommitted seniors.
Uncommitted Delegates Could Switch "In August".
Meet Palm Beach County's top 10 uncommitted players.
Republican presidential front-runner Mitt Romney is raising money and trying to win over uncommitted GOP lawmakers on Capitol Hill.
("Mercuria" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the successful closing of its USD 700,000,000 uncommitted secured 18 months Borrowing Base Financing (the "Facility") ING Bank N.V.
Leon McQuay, one of the top uncommitted prospects, weighing his options.
Many pols uncommitted on question.
One of the top remaining uncommitted linemen in the state has elected to follow Norm Chow to Hawaii.
In an effort to woo the uncommitted , pro-Palestinian advocates frequently insist that one can be pro-Palestinian without being anti-Israel.
Richardson 25 Dodd 17 Biden 8 Kucinich 1 Gravel 0 Uncommitted 327.
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In science:

The distribution may have importance as an uncommitted prior in statistical image analysis.
Products of Random Matrices
In statistical image analysis, it may be used as an uncommitted prior for morphing and warping , with desirable properties not shared by the usual priors based on elastic membranes.
Products of Random Matrices
These devices consist of an array of uncommitted logic gates whose function and interconnection is determined by downloading information to the device.
Pseudo-random Sequences Generated by Cellular Automata
Minimum On/Off Periods: If one generator has been committed (or uncommitted) at time t, it must remain committed (uncommitted resp.) until time t + Ton (t + Toff resp.). 2.
Online Energy Generation Scheduling for Microgrids with Intermittent Energy Sources and Co-Generation
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