Synonyms and Antonyms of admission

  1. 1 an open declaration of something (as a fault or the commission of an offense) about oneself by her own admission, her cooking is not the greatest Synonyms acknowledgment (or acknowledgement), confession, avowal, concession, self-confessionRelated Words self-accusation, self-betrayal, self-revelation; self-incrimination, self-recrimination, self-reproach; affirmation, assertion, avouchment, claim, confirmation, declaration, insistence, profession; allowance; apology, hand-wringing; betrayal, disclosure, divulgence, giveaway, revelation; announcement, declaration, proclamation, pronouncement; blame, fault, responsibility; contriteness, contrition, penitence, regret, remorse, remorsefulness, repentance, rueNear Antonyms denial, disallowance, disclaimer, recantation, rejection, renouncement, repudiationAntonyms disavowal, nonadmission

  2. 2 the means or right of entering or participating in no admission unless accompanied by an adult Synonyms access, accession, entrance, admittance, door, doorway, entrée (or entree), entry, gateway, ingress, key, passport, ticketRelated Words approval, authorization, certification, permission, qualification; open door, welcome matNear Antonyms discharge, dismissal, ejection, expulsion, ouster, rejection, removal

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to criticize severely

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