Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Capable of being admitted or allowed. Sometimes spelled admittible.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Admissible.

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  • adjective Able to be admitted.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective deserving to be allowed to enter

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Examples

  • So these same human beings who, in a perfect world, would have no black men ever touch a white woman while, of course, keeping black women sexually available to white men, will pass civil rights legislation because they have run out of legal, publicly-admittable reasons to oppose it.

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  • So these same human beings who, in a perfect world, would have no black men ever touch a white woman while, of course, keeping black women sexually available to white men, will pass civil rights legislation because they have run out of legal, publicly-admittable reasons to oppose it.

    Ah may be wrong, but I is consistent

  • Mrs Constable interposed with one single emphatic epithet, not admittable to the ears of this generation; but Andrew resumed, and went on.

    Alec Forbes of Howglen

  • It is based on hearsay (potentially later admittable as an admission by a party oponent), which is enough for a warrant, but not enough to convict.

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