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Clarke admitted his disappointment at the court’s decision, but said he would fight on.
‘I can’t sing at all,’ he admitted.
Rachel admits that she had a hard time understanding the assignment.
I reluctantly admitted to being nervous about the test.
He is unwilling to admit being jealous of his brother.
It was a good effort, I’ve got to admit.
After collapsing, she was rushed to hospital, where she was admitted.
They admitted John to the psychiatric unit of the Royal Covenant Hospital.
Latecomers will not be admitted until the interval.
A group ticket admits six people to the zoo and museum.
This is the British English definition of admit. View American English definition of admit.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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