What does admission mean?

Definitions for admission
ædˈmɪʃ ənad·mis·sion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word admission.

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"

  2. admission(noun)

    an acknowledgment of the truth of something

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

    the fee charged for admission

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

    the right to enter

Wiktionary

  1. admission(Noun)

    The act or practice of admitting.

    Etymology: admissio; compare French admission. See admit.

  2. admission(Noun)

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

    Etymology: admissio; compare French admission. See admit.

  3. admission(Noun)

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

    Etymology: admissio; compare French admission. See admit.

  4. 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.

    Etymology: admissio; compare French admission. See admit.

  5. admission(Noun)

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

    Etymology: admissio; compare French admission. See admit.

  6. 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.

    Etymology: admissio; compare French admission. See admit.

  7. 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.

    Etymology: admissio; compare French admission. See admit.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Admission(noun)

    the act or practice of admitting

  2. Admission(noun)

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

  3. Admission(noun)

    the granting of an argument or position not fully proved; the act of acknowledging something /serted; acknowledgment; concession

  4. 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

  5. Admission(noun)

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

  6. 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

Freebase

  1. Admission

    An admission in the law of evidence is a prior statement by an adverse party which can be admitted into evidence over a hearsay objection. In general, admissions are admissible in criminal and civil cases. At common law, admissions were admissible. A statement could only be excluded by a showing of involuntariness, unfairness, or that the circumstances under which the statement was obtained was improper or illegal. In the United States, "Admission by a party-opponent" is explicitly excepted from hearsay under the Federal Rules of Evidence. Rule 801. Among several types of admissions, the rule notes that an admission can be the "party's own statement" or a statement in which the "party has manifested an adoption or belief in its truth." Under both common law and the Federal Rules of Evidence, an admission becomes legally invalid after nine years from the date of the initial admission.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. admission

    1. To lie frankly and truthfully about something that can not possibly incriminate you. 2. To go into a place where one is not wanted; as, "A burglar gained admission to my house."

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'admission' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4015

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'admission' in Nouns Frequency: #1421

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How to say admission in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of admission in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of admission in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of admission in a Sentence

  1. David Bossie:

    That is just a devastating admission right there.

  2. Ron Wyden:

    This admission from DHS bolsters my concern about stingrays and other spying devices being used to spy on Americans’ phones.

  3. Marco Rubio:

    The primary's over, I mean, by the admission of the candidates who have admitted they can't win the primary, they've said the only way they can win is at a floor fight in Tampa. And I think that a floor fight in Tampa would be the worst possible thing we can do in terms of winning in November.

  4. Liana Roodt:

    At least six to 15 surgeries are performed a month, some of the patients have paid a small fee depending on their income. This is in agreement with the billing policy of the Department of Health to cover their hospital admission. We take care of the expensive part: the surgery.

  5. Ed Colby:

    ACT scores are highly predictive of success in college, they provide colleges with a standardized measure of academic readiness that can be used to compare students from different schools, districts, and states on an level playing field, something that no other admission factor can provide.

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