• Pronunciation of admit: AH0 D M IH1 T (æd'mɪt)

  • Number of syllables of admit: 2

  • Pronunciation Video of admit

  • Definition of admit

    • (v): declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of; "He admitted his errors"; "She acknowledged that she might have forgotten"  
    • (v): 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"  
    • (v): 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"  
    • (v): allow to enter; grant entry to; "We cannot admit non-members into our club"  
    • (v): serve as a means of entrance; "This ticket will admit one adult to the show"  
    • (v): 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"  
    • (v): give access or entrance to; "The French doors admit onto the yard"  
    • (v): afford possibility; "This problem admits of no solution"; "This short story allows of several different interpretations"  
  • Examples of admit

    • The tone was somewhat impertinent I admit.  
    • I admit that I have several vices.  
    • I admit that I am a somnambulist.  
    • He refused to admit any complicity in the murder.  
    • I admit the heaviness of the example.  
    • I admit to being a bit hardheaded at times.  
    • I admit my action was not incontestable.  
    • Even friends admit to some trepidation in her presence.  
    • Frankly, I admit to being an unashamed inclusionist.  
    • Bagwell refused to admit any complicity in the murder.  

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