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admission

access: Admission is on the side of the building.; entrance fee: For the price of admission, you get to see two shows; confession of guilt: His admission of the crime got him a lighter sentence.
Not to be confused with:
admittance – the act of entering; the permission to enter: Only members are allowed admittance.
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ad·mis·sion

 (ăd-mĭsh′ən)
n.
1.
a. The act of admitting or allowing to enter: The admission of new students occurs in the spring.
b. The right to enter or be accepted: The ticket grants admission to the show.
c. The price required or paid for entering; an entrance fee.
d. The people admitted, as to an institution: Hospital admissions rose last month.
2.
a. A disclosure or confession, as of having made a mistake or done something wrong.
b. A voluntary acknowledgment of a fact or truth; a concession: By his own admission the project was underfunded.
c. Law A statement against one's personal interests that can be used as evidence in a law case.

[Middle English, from Latin admissiō, admissiōn-, from admissus, past participle of admittere, to admit; see admit.]

ad·mis′sive (-mĭs′ĭv) adj.
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admission

(ədˈmɪʃən)
n
1. permission to enter or the right, authority, etc, to enter
2. the price charged for entrance
3. acceptance for a position, office, etc
4. a confession, as of a crime, mistake, etc
5. an acknowledgment of the truth or validity of something
[C15: from Latin admissiōn-, from admittere to admit]
adˈmissive adj
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ad•mis•sion

(ædˈmɪʃ ən)

n.
1. the act of allowing to enter; entrance granted, as by permission or monetary means.
2. right or permission to enter: to grant admission.
3. the price paid for entrance, as to a theater.
4. the act or condition of being received or accepted in a profession, office, etc.
5. confession of a charge, error, or crime; acknowledgment.
6. an acknowledgment of the truth of something.
7. a point or statement admitted; concession.
[1400–50; < Latin admissiō=admitt(ere) to admit + -tiō -tion]
ad•mis′sive (-ˈmɪs ɪv) adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.admission - the act of admitting someone to enteradmission - the act of admitting someone to enter; "the surgery was performed on his second admission to the clinic"
incoming, ingress, entering, entrance, entry - the act of entering; "she made a grand entrance"
readmission - the act of admitting someone again; "the surgery was performed on his readmission to the clinic"
matric, matriculation - admission to a group (especially a college or university)
2.admission - an acknowledgment of the truth of somethingadmission - an acknowledgment of the truth of something
acknowledgement, acknowledgment - 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"
confession - an admission of misdeeds or faults
3.admission - the fee charged for admissionadmission - the fee charged for admission  
fee - a fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services
4.admission - the right to enteradmission - the right to enter      
right - 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"- Eleanor Roosevelt; "a right is not something that somebody gives you; it is something that nobody can take away"
door - anything providing a means of access (or escape); "we closed the door to Haitian immigrants"; "education is the door to success"
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admission

noun
1. admittance, access, entry, introduction, entrance, acceptance, initiation, entrée, ingress There have been increases in hospital admissions of children.
2. entry fee, entry, entrance, entrance fee, admission fee, entry charge Gates open at 9 and admission is free.
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admission

noun
1. The state of being allowed entry:
2. The right to enter or make use of:
3. The act of admitting to something:
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Translations
دُخُولإعْتِرَاف
přijetípřipuštěnípřiznánívstup
adgangindrømmelseoptagelse
pääsymaksu
prijem
beismerés
aîgangurviîurkenning, játning
入場
입장
pripustenie
priznanjevstopnina
tillträde
การอนุญาตให้เข้า
sự cho vào

admission

[ədˈmɪʃən]
A. N
1. (to building) → entrada f
admission is free on Sundaysla entrada es gratuita los domingos
"admission free"entrada gratis
"no admission"prohibida la entrada, se prohíbe la entrada
we gained admission by a windowlogramos entrar por una ventana
2. (to institution as member) → ingreso m (to en)
3. (= acknowledgement) → confesión f, reconocimiento m
it would be an admission of defeatsería un reconocimiento de la derrota, sería reconocer la derrota
by or on his own admissionél mismo lo reconoce
he made an admission of guilthizo una confesión de culpabilidad, se confesó culpable
B. CPD admission fee Ncuota f de entrada
admissions form N (US) (Univ) → impreso m de matrícula
admissions office N (US) (Univ) → secretaría f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

admission

[ədˈmɪʃən] n
(= admittance) (to college)admission f; (to country)entrée f; (to exhibition, night club etc)entrée f
Poland wanted admission to the European Community
BUT La Pologne a voulu entrer dans l'Union européenne.
hospital admissions → admissions hospitalières
increases in hospital admissions → l'augmentation des admissions hospitalières
admission to hospital → admission à l'hôpital, hospitalisation f
to gain admission → être admis(e)
to gain admission to → être admis(e) dans
"admission free", "free admission" → "entrée libre"
"admission £2.50" → "entrée £2.50"
(= confession) → aveu m
by his own admission → de son propre aveu
an admission of guilt → un aveu de culpabilité
an admission of failure → un aveu d'échecadmission charge n (to club)droits mpl d'admission; (to museum, concert)prix m d'entréeadmission fee n (to club, organization)droits mpl d'admission; (to museum, concert)prix m d'entréeadmission price n (to club, organization)droits mpl d'admission; (to museum, concert)prix m d'entréeadmissions office n [university] → bureau m des inscriptionsadmissions tutor n [university] → responsable mf des inscriptions (dans université, faculté)
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admission

n
(= entry)Zutritt m; (to university) → Zulassung f; (to hospital) → Einlieferung f (→ to in +acc); (= price)Eintritt m; no admission to minorsZutritt für Minderjährige verboten; to gain admission to a buildingZutritt zu einem Gebäude erhalten; he had gained admission to a whole new worlder hatte Zugang zu einer ganz neuen Welt gefunden; a visa is necessary for admission to the countryfür die Einreise ist ein Visum nötig; unrestricted admission to a countryunbegrenzte Einreiseerlaubnis; admission feeEintrittspreis m
(Jur, of evidence etc) → Zulassung f
(= confession)Eingeständnis nt; on or by his own admissionnach eigenem Eingeständnis; that would be an admission of failuredas hieße, sein Versagen eingestehen
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admission

[ədˈmɪʃn] n
a. (entry, to society, school) → ammissione f; (to exhibition, night club, building) → entrata, ingresso; (price) → prezzo del biglietto (d'ingresso)
"admission free" or "free admission" → "ingresso gratuito"
b. (confession) → ammissione f, confessione f
it would be an admission of defeat → sarebbe come dichiararsi sconfitto
by his own admission → per sua ammissione
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

admit

(ədˈmit) past tense, past participle adˈmitted verb
1. to allow to enter. This ticket admits one person.
2. to say that one accepts as true. He admitted (that) he was wrong.
adˈmissible (-səbl) adjective
allowable. admissible evidence.
adˈmission (-ʃən) noun
1. being allowed to enter; entry. They charge a high price for admission.
2. (an) act of accepting the truth of (something). an admission of guilt.
adˈmittance noun
the right or permission to enter. The notice said `No admittance'.
adˈmittedly adverb
as is generally accepted. Admittedly, she is not well.
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admission

دُخُول přijetí adgang Einlass άδεια εισόδου entrada pääsymaksu admission prijem ingresso 入場 입장 toegang adgang wstęp admissão допуск tillträde การอนุญาตให้เข้า kabul sự cho vào 入场
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admission

n. [to a hospital] ingreso; internación, admisión;
___ diagnosisdiagnóstico del ___.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

admission

n ingreso
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References in classic literature ?
That you succeeded in shifting the guilt upon the Prince of Helium was fortunate, and a masterly move of strategy; but were the girl to know the truth and ever return to her father's court, all Dusar would have to pay the penalty, and to have her here a prisoner amongst us would be an admission of guilt from the consequences of which naught could save us.
Try to realize that in the perpetual admission of guilt she probably finds some dreadful unnatural satisfaction--as though she were revenging herself upon someone.
However, the carefully drafted apology didn't include a clear-cut admission of guilt. He was asked repeatedly by the media personnel, if he wished to apologize for his involvement in spot-fixing, but Sharjeel ignored those queries.
Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina Denis Zvizdic stated in Potocari today that genocide in Srebrenica needs to be accepted as a historical fact confirmed by international courts because admission of guilt, not collective but individual one, is a precondition for building trust and reconciliation within BiH and the entire region.
The largest organization of Filipino-Chinese businesses pledged on Sunday to pay for the repair of the fishing boat hit by a Chinese trawler in the West Philippine Sea on June 9, a gesture its president was quick to say was not an 'admission of guilt' but mere humanitarian assistance.
A MAN accused of stealing a cash machine containing PS60,000 from a service station has made a full admission of guilt, a court has heard.
"Since the existence of the duly accomplished application form for amnesty has never been established nor the fact of his admission of guilt of the crime he committed...
However, the governing department regulation in place at the time of Roby's refusal to participate in the program no longer requires the admission of guilt. Therefore, Roby's claim has been rendered moot and we need not reach its merits.
Judge Andres Soriano said the court "finds and so holds that Trillanes did file his amnesty application in the prescribed form in which he also admitted guilt for his participation in the Oakwood Mutiny, among others, and in which he further recanted all previous statements that he may have made contrary to said admission." 'Admission of guilt'
Duterte pointed out Trillanes failed to comply with the requirements for the grant of his amnesty including the filing of his application and the admission of guilt.