[ ad-mis-iv ]
/ ædˈmɪs ɪv /
tending to admit.
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Origin of admissive
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Examples from the Web for admissive
I have been thus precise, because criticism is to me not "a game," nor admissive of cogging and falsification.
The tone was admissive, and as if she had said, "That is another thing!"Real Folks|Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney