Definition of Admit in English :
Define Admit in English
Admit meaning in English
Meaning of Admit in English
Pronunciation of Admit in English
Admit pronunciation in English
Pronounce Admit in Englishsee synonyms of admit
1. acknowledge, admit
declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of
Example Sentences:'He admitted his errors''She acknowledged that she might have forgotten'
allow to enter; grant entry to
Example Sentences:'We cannot admit non-members into our club building''This pipe admits air'
allow participation in or the right to be part of; permit to exercise the rights, functions, and responsibilities of
Example Sentences:'admit someone to the profession''She was admitted to the New Jersey Bar'
admit into a group or community
Example Sentences:'accept students for graduate study''We'll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member'
5. admit, allow
Example Sentences:'This problem admits of no solution''This short story allows of several different interpretations'
give access or entrance to
Example Sentences:'The French doors admit onto the yard'
have room for; hold without crowding
Example Sentences:'This hotel can accommodate 250 guests''The theater admits 300 people''The auditorium can't hold more than 500 people'
serve as a means of entrance
Example Sentences:'This ticket will admit one adult to the show'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.
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