Funny word. Â It is one that is used very frequently in our culture in business relationships, and in arranging plans for the future, “I have a commitment at 1PM, how does 3 work?” Â But when I look at the word’s definition, I think we sometimes use it lightly in our typical day to day conversations.
The definition from the Miriam-Webster Dictionary says this:
Definition 2 is the one that is of greater importance for this discussion, and even more important, the latter component. Â The definition says “the state or an instance of being OBLIGATED or EMOTIONALLY COMPELLED.