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Admit Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of; "He admitted his errors"; "She acknowledged that she might have forgotten"
  • admit into a group or community; "accept students for graduate study"; "We''ll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member"
  • allow participation in or the right to be part of; permit to exercise the rights, functions, and responsibilities of; "admit someone to the profession"; "She was admitted to the New Jersey Bar"
  • allow to enter; grant entry to; "We cannot admit non-members into our club"
  • serve as a means of entrance; "This ticket will admit one adult to the show"
  • have room for; hold without crowding; "This hotel can accommodate 250 guests"; "The theater admits 300 people"; "The auditorium can''t hold more than 500 people"
  • give access or entrance to; "The French doors admit onto the yard"
  • afford possibility; "This problem admits of no solution"; "This short story allows of several different interpretations"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Admit'


  • Admit It: For the EMF song, see Schubert Dip. "Admit It" is the second single from Dutch pop singer and songwriter Esmée Denters, from her debut studio album Outta
  • I Admit: I Admit was the Romanian entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 2004, performed in English by Sanda. The song is an up-tempo number, with Sanda confessing
  • AutoAdmit: AutoAdmit, also known as Xoxohth, is a website for prospective and current law students and lawyers. Its largely unmoderated law school message board

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* All men are frauds. The only difference between them is that some admit it. I myself deny it. - H.L. Mencken

* We don't understand life any better at forty than at twenty, but we know it and admit it. - Jules Renard

* At the opera in Milan with my daughter and me, Needleman leaned out of his box and fell into the orchestra pit. Too proud to admit it was a mistake, he attended the opera every night for a month and repeated it each time. - Woody Allen


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