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  Words related to admit

Related / Similar Words: acknowledge, accept, take, take on, let in, include, allow in, intromit, accommodate, hold, allow

 

Definition:
  • 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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    Hyponyms: attorn, write off, sustain, concede, profess, confess, squeal, shrive, avow, avouch, initiate, induct, readmit, involve, repatriate, sleep, house, seat

     

    Grouped Verbs: let in, include, accept, take, take on, allow in, intromit, contain, hold, leave, allow for, allow, provide

     

    Derivational Morphology: recognition, acknowledgment, acknowledgement, admission, inclusion, entree, access, accession, admittance, insertion, introduction, intromission, entrance fee, admission charge, admission fee, admission price, price of admission, entrance money

     

     
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