Definition of admit
- admits no possibility of misunderstanding
- admitted making a mistake
- an open window had admitted rain
- admitted to the club
- he was admitted last night for chest pains
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First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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of yeast or being unsettled or frivolous
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