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Definition 1: the act of admitting someone to enter - [noun denoting act]

Samples where admission or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the surgery was performed on his second admission to the clinic

Synonyms for admission in the sense of this definition

(admission is a kind of ...) the act of entering

"she made a grand entrance"

(... is a kind of admission ) the act of admitting someone again

"the surgery was performed on his readmission to the clinic"

(... is a kind of admission ) admission to a group (especially a college or university)

Definition 2: the right to enter - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for admission in the sense of this definition

(admission is a kind of ...) an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature

"they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights" "Certain rights can never be granted to the government but must be kept in the hands of the people" "a right is not something that somebody gives you; it is something that nobody can take away"

(... is a kind of admission ) anything providing a means of access (or escape)

"we closed the door to Haitian immigrants" "education is the door to success"

Definition 3: an acknowledgment of the truth of something - [noun denoting communication]

(admission is a kind of ...) a statement acknowledging something or someone

"she must have seen him but she gave no sign of acknowledgment" "the preface contained an acknowledgment of those who had helped her"

(... is a kind of admission ) an admission of misdeeds or faults

Definition 4: the fee charged for admission - [noun denoting possession]

Synonyms for admission in the sense of this definition

(admission is a kind of ...) a fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services

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