Declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of:
— He admitted his errors.
Roget 529: disclose, discover, dismask†; draw the veil, draw aside the veil, lift the veil, raise the veil, lift up the veil, remove the veil, tear aside the veil, tear the curtain; unmask, unveil, unfold, ... show more
Dutch: bekennen, erkennen, toegeven, bevestigen
Allow to enter; grant entry to:
— We cannot admit non-members into our club building.
— This pipe admits air.
Dutch: binnenlaten, inlaten, toegang verlenen, toelaten
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.
Dutch: admitteren, toegeven, toelaten, toestaan
Admit into a group or community:
— We'll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member.
— This problem admits of no solution.
Give access or entrance to.
Serve as a means of entrance.
Moby thesaurus: Americanize, Anglicize, O, OK, accept, accord, acculturate, acculturize, acknowledge, acquiesce, acquire, admit everything, admit exceptions, adopt, affiliate, agree, agree provisionally, allow, allow for, assent ... show more.
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