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 was “serendipity,” she laughs, admitting that the idea came to her while speaking to a client — a large, burly man crammed into a small, decorated closet space.The Pandemic’s Unlikely Revelation: Closet Offices|Joshua Eferighe|November 17, 2020|Ozy
Although the man who named misophonia admits the name is imperfect.
When I asked LoTemplio what kinds of things she would want to learn by looking at the brain, she admitted that “some might argue you don’t even need to look at the brain if you’re just observing these kinds of cognitive improvements.”
In a recent interview, Luhnow maintained he would have stopped the cheating “had I known about it,” admitting “it was bad” and “shouldn’t have happened.”Jeff Luhnow, fired as GM after sign-stealing scandal, sues Astros for $22 million|Cindy Boren|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
Point guard Kihei Clark participated in pickup games in Los Angeles, admitting it probably was a bit risky given social distancing protocols.Pickup games, one-on-one and a wedding: How Virginia basketball spent the pandemic|Gene Wang|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
Klein paints a rosy picture of the charter schools, while admitting that not all outperformed traditional public schools.
Last week, a British woman committed suicide after admitting she had harassed the McCanns online.
Yet, while admitting that TMZ sometimes performs a valuable public service, not everyone is an unalloyed fan.How TMZ Claims Its Celebrity Scalps, Like Ray Rice|Lloyd Grove|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It starts with realizing and admitting that I might be infected.
The first is admitting you “suffer” from same-sex attraction.
Further, there is provided means for admitting air at will into the balloon, by which the necessity for much ballast is obviated.The Dominion of the Air|J. M. Bacon
The Left Wingers have indeed been much more open in admitting their intentions to overthrow our government by force of arms.The Red Conspiracy|Joseph J. Mereto
And admitting the government sponsored the project under wraps.This Crowded Earth|Robert Bloch
Openings, admitting a man sideways, are made in this fence, to allow the men on foot an escape when closely pursued by the bull.Letters from Spain|Joseph Blanco White
Admitting the policy of this precaution, the merchants destroyed Jack's bonds before his eyes.The Life Of Sir John Falstaff|Robert B. Brough