Translation of admit in Spanish:


dejar entrar, v.

Pronunciation /ədˈmɪt//ədˈmɪt/

transitive verb

  • 1

    • 1.1(allow entry)

      dejar entrar
      admitir formal
      eventually, we were admitted into the museum finalmente nos dejaron / nos permitieron entrar en el museo
      • children are not admitted no se admiten niños
      • [ S ]admit one entrada individual
      • Arriving at the simulator, the doors opened with their usual whir of motors, admitting her to the inside of the simulator.
      • What a lucky day Emma thought to herself as Mrs. Watson held out the yellow slip admitting her to the in school detention room.
      • I almost didn't come because I was afraid you would ask me to tell you what I know before admitting me to your cloister.
      • When will bar management realise that they are not doing customers a favour by admitting them to their bar, without customers there would be no bar.
      • The placid grey door whisked open as he approached, admitting him to his dark cabin.

    • 1.2

      (patient) ingresar
      (patient) internar Mexico Southern Cone
      she was admitted this morning la ingresaron esta mañana
      • She confirmed that police dogs had bitten him and that he had been admitted to hospital for treatment.
      • Parra and her colleagues began monitoring the breathing of stroke patients shortly after they were admitted to hospital following strokes and calculated an apnoea index for each one.
      • In the United Kingdom there is considerable interest in the notion of booked admissions, whereby patients are told the date they will be admitted to hospital possibly months in advance.
      • If patients required observation or further testing they were admitted to hospital.
      • His name has rarely appeared in the media since he was admitted to hospital after suffering a stroke.
      • The Appellant had been under treatment when he was admitted to the hospital but he had failed to take his medicine since May, 2003.
      • Hospital chiefs are so aware of MRSA they are beginning to test patients before they are admitted to hospital.
      • Patients were excluded if they were admitted to hospital for congestive heart failure in the preceding three years.
      • Many more people could be diabetic but are not aware until they have been admitted to hospital for treatment.
      • While the authors admit that, on average, heart-failure patients are slightly more likely to die if they are admitted to district general hospitals, there is also a wide variation between city teaching hospitals.
      • When his parents broke up, he said he might kill himself, and he was admitted to hospital and began treatment.
      • By 11, when she was admitted to a psychiatric hospital for treatment of anorexia nervosa, she weighed 42 pounds.
      • For example, several patients who rang NHS Direct were admitted to hospital within 24 hours, but a significant number of these had not received advice to seek urgent medical help.
      • Whiteley never missed a single episode of Countdown until he was admitted to hospital last month suffering from pneumonia.
      • There are costs for using Patientline, and details are provided to patients when they are admitted to hospital.
      • Three days after seeing his father, Mr Craven received a call that he had been admitted to Airedale Hospital with pneumonia.
      • Patients were observed until they were admitted to hospital with a stroke, stopped taking their antipsychotic, died, or the study ended.
      • These have become routine in the NHS to ensure patients are fit for surgery before they are admitted to hospital, mainly in an effort to reduce the number of cancelled operations.
      • Invasive procedures, often given to patients as soon as they are admitted to hospital with a life-threatening heart condition, do not necessarily improve survival, finds a study published on today.
      • In November 1997, he was admitted to a hospital for treatment of a urinary tract infection.

    • 1.3

      (air/light) permitir entrar
      (air/light) dejar entrar

  • 2

    • 2.1(confess)

      (mistake/crime/failure) admitir
      (failure/crime/mistake) reconocer
      she's not happy, but she won't admit it no es feliz pero no quiere reconocerlo / admitirlo
      • to admit sth to sb confesarle algo a algn
      • to admit that/-ing
      • I must admit that I hadn't thought of that tengo que admitir / reconocer que no lo había pensado
      • he admitted having lied reconoció / admitió que había mentido
      • Mr Brown would have been eligible for parole 10 years ago if he'd shown he had ‘come to terms with his offending’ by admitting the crime.
      • Scottish Enterprise has finally admitted that something may be wrong.
      • Reports had him admitting the crime to FBI agents, having called 911 to seek help after apparently hearing voices; later, he insisted that he was innocent.
      • He is today starting six-and-a-half years in prison after admitting manslaughter and robbery in York earlier this year.
      • This year I can't even claim ‘error’ on forms, I have to admit my true age.
      • I politely refused at first, but after their urgings I finally shamefacedly admitted that I could only eat food cooked with bottled water.
      • ‘He's been badly advised,’ he remarked of the midfielder's decision, as if the real crime was in admitting the offence.
      • Another man has admitted the crime, and DNA evidence has backed his confession.
      • And he finally admitted that he didn't have a motorcycle!
      • But last week he had his sentence cut by four years - appeal judges said he had not been given enough credit for admitting his crimes.
      • She admitted robbery and three charges of shoplifting and asked for five other offences to be taken into consideration.
      • He was sentenced to two years in prison last year after admitting the fraud, but was released within four months.
      • One cannot just walk away from the scene of the crime without admitting wrongdoing.
      • Even members of his own administration have admitted that is not true.
      • Months passed, and I finally admitted that my symptoms weren't going away and made an appointment with the infectious disease team.
      • The Council was fined #25,000 after admitting responsibility for the death of one of its employees.
      • As she wiped tears from her eye I finally admitted that it had been rather amusing.
      • Finally, she had admitted that she used swear words, although she had said in interview that she did not.
      • There are many ways that presidents admit responsibility besides publicly issuing the big mea culpa.
      • After examining the car, the dealer assured me there was no damage, and provided a letter admitting responsibility.
      • When contacted by the Daily News, she admitted that it was all very true.
      • Now he faces prison again after admitting fresh offences, including a bungled attempt to steal two laptops from the Great Western Hospital.
      • During one of the wettest spells this spring water bosses have finally admitted that Hampshire is likely to face a hosepipe ban.
      • The agency finally admitted that they weren't sure of what was going on.
      • She had blatantly accused me but I have to admit that it was true.
      • But he also admitted responsibility for the problem as they stopped short of garbage disposal and did not take up environmental issues.
      • I can now report back to you, that the police have arrested a person for the theft and that they have admitted the crime.
      • Mackay admitted that this was probably true, and that the deadline for reviewing the books to be culled had been moved to Christmas.
      • Anyway… they finally admitted that the ‘Pete is dead’ thing was a hoax.
      • Actually, what I think is worthy of mention is that the government has finally admitted that there's a problem.
      • He was put on probation for three years after admitting the crime.
      • But now Mr Smith has discovered that the van driver will not face any charge, despite admitting responsibility.
      • He fumbled, threw out an incorrect figure, and finally admitted that he really didn't know the correct numbers.
      • But today, the Secretary of the Defence Department admitted that wasn't true.
      • Her defense attorney had admitted his client ran an illegal bank, but distanced her from the deadly Golden Venture.
      • Judge Hans Bachl threw out the confession when the trial opened, although he admitted the crime during proceedings.
      • Questioned in prison, he admitted both break-ins.
      • At the trial she admitted that was not true because something did happen.
      • A sport dominated by statistics has finally admitted that the numbers don't add up, says Dave Hannigan
      • He was convicted of kidnap and murder in July after he admitted the crimes.

    • 2.2(acknowledge)

      (validity/truth) reconocer
      • Are you embarrassed to swallow your pride and admit your oversight?
      • I don't underestimate the challenges we face trying to increase pension coverage but I'm not prepared to admit failure yet.
      • I didn't want to move back home; I didn't want to admit defeat.
      • Perhaps he is admitting his failures and incompetence as a teacher in front of a council of which he is the president.
      • Six weeks later several flustered psychiatrists had to admit failure.
      • In his representations he admits this failure.
      • Jefferson admitted failure and agreed to repeal the embargo.
      • His refusal to admit failure was breathtaking.
      • He undertook his mission of preaching against the heresy with relish but was soon forced to admit failure.
      • Meanwhile, the Advocate General admitted government's failure to comply with court orders.
      • Rather than admit defeat, the college used the Internet to launch lecture notes and coursework assignments into cyberspace, and held whole lectures online.
      • When will they be gracious enough to admit failure?
      • It takes a good leader to not only recognize, but admit defeat.
      • Those egomaniacs did the most difficult thing in their careers: They admitted failure.
      • A sub-zero wind chased us round every corner, but since moving downstairs would be to admit defeat, we stayed put for an hour and a quarter and slowly solidified into blocks of ice.
      • For some investors it is tantamount to admitting failure.
      • So rather than admit defeat, I've changed goals.
      • Cornelius, however, admits that failure to score from penalty corners is a cause for worry in the absence of the talented Jugraj Singh.
      • Yet despite essentially admitting failure in completing their task, not one of these people resigned as an act of taking responsibility.
      • The good-looking wonderkid who can't ever admit defeat.

    • 2.3