verb (used with object), ad·mit·ted, ad·mit·ting.
verb (used without object), ad·mit·ted, ad·mit·ting.
Origin of admit
Synonyms for admit
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Contemporary Examples of admit
President Eisenhower sent the 101st Airborne Division to force Faubus to admit the students to Central High School.The ‘No Child’ Rewrite Threatens Your Kids’ Future
January 3, 2015
Fulkerson sympathizes with March, and he gets Dryfoos to admit that he should not have spoke to March as he did.The Novel That Foretold the TNR Meltdown
December 22, 2014
I admit, I chuckled when I read the phrase “boomtown effects” in the New York report.New York’s Conservative Fracking Ban
December 20, 2014
The interval between possession and hell was short,” he says, “though I admit it was wonderful.Owning Up to Possession’s Downside
December 14, 2014
Chris Christie may be feeling a little bit lighter today, though it's unlikely he would ever admit it.Democrats Clear Christie In Bridgegate Investigation
December 5, 2014
Historical Examples of admit
Of this, there is an impression on my mind too strong to admit of doubt.Philothea
Lydia Maria Child
He was forced to admit that the girl still had power to trouble him.The Spenders
Harry Leon Wilson
But let it—if it must be Lovelace or Solmes, the choice cannot admit of debate.Clarissa, Volume 1 (of 9)
Wretched Man, who is shameless enough to admit that he likes it.
His justification would then be too conclusive to admit of question.