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admit
p prés etc -tt-
British English: /ədˈmɪt/
American English: /ədˈmɪt/

Translation of admit in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (accept)
    reconnaître, admettre (mistake, fact)
    to admit that …
    reconnaître que …
    to admit to
    reconnaître (error, mistake, fact)
    he admits to making a mistake
    il reconnaît s'être trompé
    she admits to feeling angry
    elle reconnaît qu'elle était en colère
    it is annoying, I (must ou have to) admit
    c'est embêtant, je dois le reconnaître
    he would never admit that …
    il ne voudrait jamais admettre que …
    it is generally admitted that …
    on s'accorde à reconnaître que …
    to admit defeat
  • 2 (confess)
    avouer (crime, wrongdoing) (guilt)
    to admit that one has done
    avouer avoir fait
    to admit to something/doing
    avouer quelque chose/avoir fait
  • 3 (allow to enter)
    (person, authority)
    laisser entrer (person) (into dans)
    this ticket admits two (people)
    ce billet est valable pour deux personnes
    ‘this ticket admits you to the house and gardens’
    ‘ce billet vous donne accès au bâtiment et aux jardins’
    ‘dogs not admitted’
    ‘entrée interdite aux chiens’
    to be admitted to hospital
    être hospitalisé
  • 4 (allow to become a member)
    admettre (person) (to à)
  • 5 (Law)to admit something in evidence
    admettre quelque chose comme moyen de preuve

intransitive verb

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