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admittedly Syllabification: ad·mit·ted·ly
Pronunciation: /ədˈmididlē/

Definition of admittedly in English:


[sentence adverb]
Used to introduce a concession or recognition that something is true or is the case: admittedly, the salary was not wonderful, but the duties were light this is admittedly an extreme case
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  • I retain a certain fondness for him that is admittedly entirely unwarranted.
  • Sylvia Plath wrote about love, though admittedly not in the lightest or happiest manner.
  • The flurry of inputs, some of which admittedly do not have much substance should not be dismissed.
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