Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who commits a crime; perpetrator.
  • n. A fornicator.
  • n. A person who is authorized to make changes to software source code in a source control repository.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who commits; one who does or perpetrates.
  • n. A fornicator.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who commits.
  • n. Specifically A fornicator; an adulterer.

Etymologies

commit +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Anderton is identified as the committer of a future murder and becomes a fugitive from his team, racing against the countdown to a murder he is seen to commit in the future in an effort to find out why, and, risking the fabric of the system he exalts, try to change that future.

    Home Theater Forum

  • Shortly after Witwer's arrival, Anderton is identified as the committer of a future murder and becomes a fugitive from his team, racing against the countdown to a murder he is seen to commit in the future in an effort to find out why, and, risking the fabric of the system he exalts, try to change that future.

    Home Theater Forum

  • Tom White is a committer on the Apache Hadoop project, an engineer at Cloudera, and the author of "Hadoop: The Definitive Guide" O'Reilly Media.

    Asking Any Question Of All Your Data

  • Doug: “Again — are you saying that the CC is a rampant committer of evil, and that any good they do does not, in comparison to other groups, make them on balance ‘good’?”

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Remarkable Window into Amnesty International’s Worldview

  • Again — are you saying that the CC is a rampant committer of evil, and that any good they do does not, in comparison to other groups, make them on balance ‘good’?

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Remarkable Window into Amnesty International’s Worldview

  • Well, Cindy is an un-convicted felony crime committer.

    McCain Campaign Now Attacks Michelle Obama Over Ayers

  • On the whole we've tried to behave as though we're unpaid members of the TiddlyWiki community - tinkering with TiddlyWiki and sharing our stuff as we go along - while perhaps doing a little more toilet cleaning and core committer-hassling than the average community member.

    Archive 2008-06-01

  • Steffen began working with the Eclipse Mylar project for Google Summer of Code 2006 and was voted in as a committer just as he was completing his project work.

    Google Notebook goes multi-lingual

  • So if you are worshipping a deity other than Yahweh, and therefore are worshipping Satan, you are a pervert, an evil-doer, a committer of bad works.

    F.Q. 2

  • Mr. Childs was error-prone and childishly temperamental, a whiner and committer of stupid fouls.

    Mark Jackson, Hired to Rouse Knicks, Gets Sucked Into the Team's Miasma

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