Definition of capital commitment in US English:

capital commitment

noun

  • Finance. A firm commitment to spend sums of money on capital assets or improvements; an undertaking or obligation to expend capital.

Origin

Mid 18th century (in an earlier sense). In sense 1 from capital + commitment.

Pronunciation

capital commitment

/ˈkapɪtl kəˈmɪtm(ə)nt/