Admit and Accept


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Admit verb – To accept the truth or existence of (something) usually reluctantly.
Usage example: you can't bring yourself to admit your mistakes

Accept is a synonym for admit in get topic. In some cases you can use "Accept" instead a verb "Admit", when it comes to topics like let in, allow, acknowledge, concede. popular alternative
Nearby Words: admission, admitted, admittedly, admitting
Synonyms for Admit


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Accept verb – Admit into a group or community.
Usage example: accept students for graduate study

Admit is a synonym for accept in acknowledge topic. You can use "Admit" instead a verb "Accept", if it concerns topics such as get, action, agreement, concur. popular alternative
Nearby Words: accepted, acceptable, acceptance, accepting, acceptably
Synonyms for Accept

Common collocations

love admit love accept love
role admit role accept role
responsibility admit responsibility accept responsibility
idea admit idea accept idea
Other nouns: truth, relationship, defeat, possibility, situation, fact, way, existence, feelings.
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