Etymology [ уреди ]
Средњи Енглески , admitten , borrowed from amitten Стари Француски , admettre amettre ( “ to admit ” ), from Латински admittō ( “ to allow entrance, inlet ”, literally “ to send to ” ), from + ad- mittere ( “ to send ” ).
Pronunciation [ уреди ]
admit ( third-person singular simple present , admits present participle , admitting simple past and past participle )
( транзитивно ) To allow to enter; to grant entrance (to), whether into a place, into the mind, or into consideration
A ticket admits one into a playhouse.
They were admitted into his house.
to admit a serious thought into the mind to admit evidence in the trial of a cause
( транзитинвно ) To allow (someone) to enter a profession or to enjoy a privilege; to recognize as qualified for a franchise.
to admit an attorney to practice law the prisoner was admitted to bail
( транзитивно ) To concede as true; to acknowledge or assent to, as an allegation which it is impossible to deny
the argument or fact is admitted
he admitted his guilt she admitted taking drugs / she admitted to taking drugs
2011, Kitty Kelley, Nancy Reagan: The Unauthorized Biography ( →ISBN):
His sister, Patti, also admitted taking drugs, [… ] Синоними: , own up confess
( транзитивно ) To be capable of; to permit. In this sense, "of" may be used after the verb, or may be omitted.
the words do not admit such a construction.
1669, William Holder, Elements of Speech: Four bells admit twenty-four changes in ringing. 1761, John Mordant, The Complete Steward: There is no tree admits of transplantation so well as the Elm, for a tree of twenty years growth will admit of a remove.
( intransitive ) To give warrant or allowance, to grant opportunity or permission (+ ).
circumstances do not admit of this the text does not admit of this interpretation ( транзитивно ) To allow to enter a hospital or similar facility for treatment.
2011 децембар 16, Denis Campbell, “Hospital staff 'lack skills to cope with dementia patients'”, in Guardian :  "This shocking report proves once again that we urgently need a radical shake-up of hospital care," said Jeremy Hughes, chief executive of the Alzheimer's Society. "Given that people with dementia occupy a quarter of hospital beds and that many leave in worse health than when they were admitted, it is unacceptable that training in dementia care is not the norm."
Usage notes [ уреди ]
In the sense "concede to be true", this is a
catenative verb that takes the gerund (-ing). See Додатак:Енглески catenative глаголи
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Translations [ уреди ]
to allow to enter; to grant entrance
, admittō intrōmittō Maori:
slippe inn Polish:
wpuszczać (pl) , impf wpuścić (pl) , pf dopuszczać (pl) , impf dopuścić (pl) pf Portuguese:
admitir (pt) Russian:
допуска́ть (ru) ( dopuskátʹ ), допусти́ть (ru) pf ( dopustítʹ ), впуска́ть (ru) impf ( vpuskátʹ ), впусти́ть (ru) pf ( vpustítʹ ), пуска́ть (ru) impf ( puskátʹ ), пусти́ть (ru) pf ( pustítʹ ) Spanish:
admitir , (es) dar entrada Swedish:
släppa in (sv) Ukrainian:
дозволя́ти impf ( dozvoljáty ), впуска́ти impf ( vpuskáty ), пуска́ти impf ( puskáty ) Welsh: gadael i mewn
to allow (one) to enter on an office or to enjoy a privilege
to concede as true
innrømme , (no) tilstå (no) Nynorsk: tilstå Polish:
przyznawać (pl) , impf przyznać (pl) pf Portuguese:
admitir , (pt) reconhecer , (pt) aceitar (pt) Russian:
допуска́ть (ru) impf ( dopuskátʹ ), допусти́ть (ru) pf ( dopustítʹ ), признава́ть (ru) impf ( priznavátʹ ), призна́ть (ru) pf ( priznátʹ ) Sardinian:
ammíttere Logudorese: , atorgare , attrogare ammíttere Sassarese:
ammittí Scottish Gaelic:
Roman: prìznati (sh) pf Slovene:
admitir , (es) reconocer (es) Swedish:
tillstå , (sv) medge , (sv) erkänna , (sv) bekräfta , (sv) bekänna (sv) Thai:
to be capable of, to permit
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Pronunciation [ уреди ]
third-person singular past historic of admettre