- to send, put, or let in; introduce; admit.
Origin of intromit
1375–1425; late Middle English intromitten < Latin intrōmittere to send in, equivalent to intrō- intro- + mittere to send
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Related Words for intromitbuy, okay, shelter, grant, receive, house, enter, accept, sign, bless, initiate, concede, entertain, let, introduce, permit, lodge, harbor, suffer, take
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Historical Examples of intromit
That the bishops and kirkmen should be reponed in their former places, and be suffered to intromit with their livings.
- (tr) rare to enter or insert or allow to enter or be inserted
Word Origin for intromit
C15: from Latin intrōmittere to send in, from intro- + mittere to send
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- To cause or permit to enter; introduce or admit.
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