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  • verballow entry or use
  • verbconfess, acknowledge

synonyms for admits

  • accept
  • concede
  • enter
  • grant
  • introduce
  • permit
  • receive
  • sign
  • take
  • bless
  • buy
  • entertain
  • harbor
  • house
  • initiate
  • let
  • lodge
  • okay
  • shelter
  • suffer
  • be big on
  • give access
  • give the nod
  • give thumbs up
  • let in
  • sign off on
  • take in

antonyms for admits

MOST RELEVANT
  • abstain
  • deny
  • disagree
  • disallow
  • dispute
  • erase
  • give
  • offer
  • refuse
  • reject
  • repudiate
  • stop
  • disregard
  • ignore
  • sell
  • turn away
  • veto
  • confute
  • debar
  • dismiss
  • dissent
  • eject
  • exclude
  • expel
  • gainsay
  • oust
  • repel
  • shut
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How to use admits in a sentence

This process admits usually of several applications in‌ the case of a long sentence.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
"Milor, the matter admits of no settlement," said the Breton menacingly, rising from his chair.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
In a moment more Phœbe and Alice were at the door which admits to a passage leading literally to the side of the house.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
The League Oracle admits that "a repeal would injure the farmer, but not so much as he fears."
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
The Lanercost chronicler admits that the Galwegians purchased peace, being unable to resist the forces of Bruce.
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
But the structure of these two genera admits likewise of another explanation, to which I have already adverted.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
Koch remarks that sorwful has only two syllables (l. 85); but the line only admits of one, or of one and a very light syllable.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
The preamble admits that the existing laws were not sufficiently powerful to meet the circumstances for which they were designed.
A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
Direct inheritance of acquired peculiarities no scientific thinker now admits.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
In the same letter he admits that he had close relations with Spain, and throughout uses the first person plural.
IRELAND UNDER THE TUDORS, VOL. II (OF 3)RICHARD BAGWELL
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