admitted admitted  /əd ˈmɪ təd/


  1. (v) declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of
  2. (v) allow to enter; grant entry to
  3. (v) allow participation in or the right to be part of; permit to exercise the rights, functions, and responsibilities of
  4. (v) admit into a group or community
  5. (v) afford possibility
  6. (v) give access or entrance to
  7. (v) have room for; hold without crowding
  8. (v) serve as a means of entrance



  1. His wife was admitted soon afterward and also died.
  2. A Corps official admitted under oath that a simple levee around East Prairie would do much more to protect the town at about one-tenth of the cost.
  3. It's possible that patients admitted on the days junior doctors began work were simply in worse health than those taken in the week earlier.


  1. Police: Suspect admitted to setting church on fire

    A man arrested after a Las Vegas church caught fire admitted to sparking the blaze over an ongoing dispute, according to police.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: FOX 5 Las Vegas

  2. Admitted Hitman Confesses to Slayings

    A hitman for Mexican drug cartels admitted to killing more than 30 people around the United States, according to NBC Los Angeles. If Martinez, who is a U.S. citizen, is found guilty of the multiple... Photo Credit: Lawrence County, Al Sheriff
    on June 15, 2013     Source: NBC Los Angeles

  3. Admitted rapist receives three-year sentence

    A man who admitted to impersonating a police officer in order to rape a young woman in July 2012 was sentenced on Friday.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Herald Bulletin


  1. Calling the iPhone 4 "the most successful product launch in Apple's history,Apple CEO Steve Jobs admitted that the company was struggling to meet demand for the device. Even so, we apologize to those customers who were turned away because we did not...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Steve Jobs Source: Wireless Week

  2. Obama said, "There are few moments in our lives that call for greater companionship then when a loved one is admitted to the hospital."
    on Jun 14, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: The Falconaire

  3. "I recognize how difficult it was to grasp the extent and complexity of the problem, to obtain reliable information and to make the right decisions in the light of conflicting expert advice," Benedict wrote. "Nevertheless, it must be admitted...
    on Mar 19, 2010 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: Los Angeles Times

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