Admit and Assent


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Admit verb – To accept the truth or existence of (something) usually reluctantly.
Assent is a synonym for admit in concede topic. In some cases you can use "Assent" instead a verb "Admit", when it comes to topics like permission.
Nearby Words: admission, admitted, admittedly, admitting
Synonyms for Admit


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Assent verb – To give or express one's approval (as to a proposal).
Admit is a synonym for assent in agreement topic. Sometimes you can use "Admit" instead a verb "Assent".
Nearby Words: assenting, assented
Synonyms for Assent

Common collocations

part admit part assent part
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