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Synonyms for admission
ædˈmɪʃ ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. admission, admittance(noun)

    the act of admitting someone to enter

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

    admission price, entrance money, entree, entrance fee, admittance, access, accession, price of admission, admission fee, admission charge

  2. admission(noun)

    an acknowledgment of the truth of something

    admission price, entrance money, entree, entrance fee, admittance, access, accession, price of admission, admission fee, admission charge

  3. entrance fee, admission, admission charge, admission fee, admission price, price of admission, entrance money(noun)

    the fee charged for admission

    entrance money, admission fee, entree, entrance fee, admission price, admittance, accession, access, price of admission, admission charge

  4. entree, access, accession, admission, admittance(noun)

    the right to enter

    main course, entrance, entryway, admission price, admission charge, access code, entrance fee, memory access, admission fee, approach, rise to power, entrance money, entranceway, accession, entree, access, assenting, price of admission, entry, admittance, addition


  1. admission(noun)

    admittance, concession, concurrence, acknowledgment, allowance

  2. admission(noun)

    The act or practice of admitting.

    allowance, acknowledgment, admittance, concession, concurrence

  3. admission(noun)

    Power or permission to enter; admittance; entrance; access; power to approach.

    allowance, admittance, concurrence, concession, acknowledgment

  4. admission(noun)

    The granting of an argument or position not fully proved; the act of acknowledging something asserted; acknowledgment; concession.

    allowance, admittance, concurrence, concession, acknowledgment

  5. admission(noun)

    Acquiescence or concurrence in a statement made by another, and distinguishable from a confession in that an admission presupposes prior inquiry by another, but a confession may be made without such inquiry.

    admittance, allowance, acknowledgment, concurrence, concession

  6. admission(noun)

    A fact, point, or statement admitted; as, admission made out of court are received in evidence

    acknowledgment, concession, admittance, allowance, concurrence

  7. admission(noun)

    Declaration of the bishop that he approves of the presentee as a fit person to serve the cure of the church to which he is presented.

    allowance, concurrence, concession, admittance, acknowledgment

  8. admission(noun)

    The cost or fee associated with attendance or entry.

    There is no way he has seen that show, the admission is more than he makes in a week.

    allowance, concession, admittance, concurrence, acknowledgment

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. admission

    Entrance, the act of entering, refers merely to the fact of passing from without to within some enclosure; admission and admittance refer to entering by or with some one's consent, or at least to opportunity afforded by some one's act or neglect. We may effect or force an entrance, but not admittance or admission; those we gain, procure, obtain, secure, win. Admittance refers to place, admission refers also to position, privilege, favor, friendship, etc. An intruder may gain admittance to the hall of a society who would not be allowed admission to its membership. Approach is a movement toward another; access is coming all the way to his presence, recognition, and consideration. An unworthy favorite may prevent even those who gain admittance to a king's audience from obtaining any real access to the king. Entrance is also used figuratively for setting out upon some career, or becoming a member of some organization; as, we speak of one's entrance upon college life, or of entrance into the ministry.

    access, accession, adit, admittance, approach, door, doorway, entrance, entrée, entry, gate, gateway, ingress, inlet, introduction, opening, penetration, portal

    departure, egress, ejection, exclusion, exit, expulsion, refusal, rejection, withdrawal

    Entrance into a place; on or upon a work or course of action; into or upon office; into battle; by or through the door; within the gates; into or among the company.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. admission(n.)

    admittance, introduction, access, entrance, initiation, ENTRÉE

  2. admission(n.)

    allowance, avowal, concession, acknowledgment, assent

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How to use admission in a sentence?

  1. John Gargin:

    Most of our students are here to get the credentials they believe are central to admission to the Dream. Everyone does the rhetoric bit-Fascist pig this and that-but push them and they ask you to write recommendations for jobs with banks and insurance companies.

  2. The Rev. Jesse Jackson:

    By his own admission, he's got to climb out of it. Whether he can, I don't know. I don't know.

  3. Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson:

    No rock so hard but that a little wave may beat admission in a thousand years.

  4. Peggy Blumenthal:

    A student that's smart enough to come to the U.S. and get into college is smart enough to navigate the admission process all by themselves.

  5. David Hoose:

    Of course, that's a difficult challenge for her when the defendant has by the defense team's own admission committed such a horrific act. Yet, it's certainly not impossible. this is a very hot issue in criminal justice circles these days ... that young men really do not mature fully in terms of the neuroscience until they are in the mid-20s.

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