Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • By confession or admission; admittedly.
  • By general consent or admission.

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

  • adverb By confession; without denial.

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  • adverb Admittedly.

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

  • adverb as acknowledged

Etymologies

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From confessed +‎ -ly.

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