verb (used with object), ad·mit·ted, ad·mit·ting.
verb (used without object), ad·mit·ted, ad·mit·ting.
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It’s very difficult to do a comparative cost-effectiveness analysis of different climate projects, and experts freely admit they’re not 100 percent sure they’ve made the best recommendations.Want to fight climate change effectively? Here’s where to donate your money.|Sigal Samuel|September 17, 2020|Vox
It’s not encouraging that they’re essentially admitting they have no profitable places to invest the other 80% of their earnings.Will tech stocks stumble or slide? What the fundamentals tell us|Shawn Tully|September 16, 2020|Fortune
In 2015, the automaker admitted that about 11 million of its diesel vehicles worldwide were fitted with devices that gave false readings during emissions tests.Volkswagen is the latest carmaker to tap the red-hot green-bond market to fund its EV ambitions|Bernhard Warner|September 16, 2020|Fortune
In my household, it has led to more chaos than I would like to admit.Malala Yousafzai puts the remote learning struggle in perspective|Michal Lev-Ram, writer|September 15, 2020|Fortune
Neil Carson, the CEO of rival data startup Yellowbrick, admits that Snowflake’s software is a “brilliant innovation.”Meet Snowflake, one of the buzziest tech IPOs ever|Aaron Pressman|September 15, 2020|Fortune
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|Jonah Edelman|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Fulkerson sympathizes with March, and he gets Dryfoos to admit that he should not have spoke to March as he did.
I admit, I chuckled when I read the phrase “boomtown effects” in the New York report.
The interval between possession and hell was short,” he says, “though I admit it was wonderful.
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|Olivia Nuzzi|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And here I must admit that this is about as far as we have got at present in the investigation of this relationship.Astronomical Discovery|Herbert Hall Turner
Of course, Boyne, I admit that in this affair you'll be up to a little sharp practice.Blow The Man Down|Holman Day
In this material and in such forms, the ideal as concrete spirituality does not admit of being realized.
And yet I must admit that this thing that has happened does not affect me as it should.The Picture of Dorian Gray|Oscar Wilde
"But you must admit that it is a tough proposition to mine here," said Mr. Brewster.Polly and Eleanor|Lillian Elizabeth Roy