readmit

verb re·ad·mit \ (ˌ)rē-əd-ˈmit , -ad- \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of readmit

readmitted; readmitting; readmits
: to admit (someone) again
  • readmitting them to the school after their suspension
; especially : to accept into a hospital a second or subsequent time
  • readmitted the patient due to infection of the surgical incision

First Known Use of readmit

1535

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