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noun as in permission to enter

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Proof of vaccination or negative coronavirus test taken within 72 hours is required for admittance to this show.

Proof of vaccination is required for admittance to this show.

For example, proposals have been floated that would require teachers and medical staff to provide proof of vaccination or a negative test to gain admittance to their workplaces.

Bourquin knew there was a long list of criteria that needed to be satisfied to gain admittance to the Olympics.

In 1820, for instance, Harvard began requiring knowledge of algebra to gain admittance.

But for me, this admittance of uncertainty and doubts grounds Serial in reality.

Choosing not to pursue a perpetrator is not admittance of lies or false motives.

Nostalgic pangs aside, it would also be a semi-admittance by LeBron that he made a mistake way back when.

On Halloween night alone, an estimated 4,000 people will buy tickets—$25 for regular admittance, $50 for VIP.

Was this an admittance that the old approach was the wrong one, then?

Accompanied by her four little orphans, she recently gained admittance to Mr. Frick.

When she reached the house, she saw that no one was at home; but, knowing where the key was kept, she easily gained admittance.

The gate itself, closed by enormous locks, had a wicket through which to examine those who asked admittance.

Business was then proceeded with:—election of officers, admittance of new brethren, authorisation of indentures.

One of these was the house of Colette; and at his door our ill-starred John was presently beating for admittance.


On this page you'll find 28 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to admittance, such as: access, entrance, entry, ingress, pass, and passage.

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