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Example sentences for admit
Nothing is more beautiful than to admit the truth, or more difficult.
The government still does not admit it has been made and refuses to comment directly.
Each succeeding draft had become more sanitized, more tolerant of ambiguity, more ready to admit a diversity of opinion.
Fruits are acceptable gifts because they are the flower of commodities, and admit of fantastic values being attached to them.
Honesty compels us to admit that dishonesty is often a superb innovation strategy.
He never went so far as to admit that anything had gone wrong, but he now wanted to set matters right.
Deciduous trees will give you shade in summer, then admit the sun after their leaves drop in fall.
And yet she would never admit that she had any proof of anything.
Democracy, as he would have been the first to admit, was a work in progress.
Kane did admit that he's had both good and bad days with his wrist and it's something he wants to address over the summer.
The spirit of the last week has been surprising and moving in a way that an objective reporter should not admit to being moved by.
And the attempts to amend those laws-to admit refugees-never succeeded.
Ask students to admit the truth of why they don't get their work done, not supply them with excuses.
And you have to admit that it isn't every winter that you get to see chunks of burning birch flying through the air.
Librarians often are unwilling to admit that such crimes could occur within their sanctuaries.
Many will be left to completely fend for themselves, though exactly how many is unknown, experts admit.
From that time to this, he has refused to discuss the case publicly, or to admit to interviewers that he received the letter.
He does not admit it, that is to say, unless his stock goes down.
And, you admit that the idea of breakfast served in bed is old fashioned.
Admit it: at some point in your life, you've been completely obsessed.
He was referring to an earlier discussion, in which he asked whether even papal defenders admit the pontiff can err.
Chefs also admit to enjoying the status of benevolent dictator that tasting menus confer on them.
Security in the networked world of today isn't always the easiest to understand, we'll admit.
If she's perfectly honest, she has to admit she doesn't much care for horror movies.
We need to admit that have to be better advocates of our own health.
The owners basically admit they don't want a dog, they simply want something to protect their property.
But officials privately admit that this is nonsense.
So skeptics, who often admit the loveliness of the math, have long dismissed string theory as an untestable fantasy.
He was later to admit that the novel did improve a trifle after that.
The recipients tend to admit they wouldn't have had the money to build the plants without federal help.
No one would admit new drugs to enter the market without prior testing.
No one wants to admit it, but there really is a problem with tenure.
Yet they rehearsed a little here and there, and prepared the new adventurers as fully as the hurry would admit.
It was sweet and sad and, though you'd rarely admit it, necessary.
Moreover, colleges have few incentives to admit students from community colleges.
However, advocates have to admit that this complicates things.
Fruits are acceptable gifts, because they are the flower of commodities, and admit of fantastic values being attached to them.
They admit no correlation between economic growth and any flowering of democracy.
Not to admit it were to suspend a critical insight in favour of a strictly formal procedure.
We need to admit that there are natural cycles and fire is one of them.
Of the five students, three of us have zero experience and admit to some fear of heights or water.
She taught me to admit that, to me, the emperor has no clothes.
Don't expect the types that go to these meetings to admit that though, there's a lot of inertia behind this movement.
Everyone could admit that there were disreputable aspects of the old empire.
S tone is the first to admit she tends to be a worrier.
Nearly every city dweller looks in the windows of apartments they stroll past, even if they won't admit it.
Police admit that enforcing such laws is problematic at best.
As party crashers go, you have to admit, this one has style.
He does not admit that pure chance is the controlling factor.
The highly permeable eggs and skin of frogs easily admit toxic substances.
He is willing to destroy our country rather than admit that he has made some major mistakes.
He is the first to admit that such a program might not get the birth rate up much.
They use no herbicides and have developed their own trellising system to admit maximum sunlight into the foliage.
Even more important, science must admit what it does not or cannot know.
May admit and retain only those who do not require more than intermittent nursing care by a licensed nurse.
It's a bold cook who's willing to admit he or she likes to mix a packet of onion soup into a tub of sour cream for party dip.
Few senior executives, when debating options for a technology company in decline, admit defeat and run it modestly.
But the results are not conclusive, as the authors admit.
In fact the authors admit they don't know why the concentrations are what they are.
People readily admit that they're praying the big brown monster stays away.
Two of the professors admit that their unreal students teeter on an ethical precipice, because the technique could be abused.
We must then admit-if she holds to this role-that she replaces the bed and sheet by table and cover.
They admit inflation, big bang, structure formation and dark energy.
He did not admit that his behavior could trigger her outbursts and that his excesses qualitatively exceeded hers.
Corporations rarely, if ever, admit liability when settling cases.
He needs some kind of intervention,because he seems to be unwilling to admit that he has a problem.
The researchers admit, though, that the efficiency of dog cloning is still low.
Members of parliament freely admit that they are on the take, so were naturally reluctant to put themselves under scrutiny.
Meanwhile, fans of the idea admit that it's going to be tough to sell to patients.
It's kind of sad to admit it, but that's what it took to wake people up.
Sorry you have to first admit to all of the above if you want people not see you as a hypocrite.
It is absolutely mind-boggling to see the chasms theorists are willing to leap in order to not admit the obvious.
For someone who apparently loved birds, you have to admit this was a pretty daft plan.
He had to admit, however, that the problems started to get better once she got the diagnosis and therapy.
Actually, so far the reactions of those who admit to having read it have ranged from forbearing to appreciative.
Tell me something you'd never normally admit in an interview.
Admit you can picture yourself under these leaves--sitting cross-legged, palms up, practicing your mantra perhaps.
They drove a company to bankruptcy on junk science, only to admit a decade or so later that they were wrong.
But the survivors toiled on, unwilling to admit the possibility of defeat.
All admit that in a certain sense the several kinds of character are bestowed by nature.
Some observers decry the inanity of the site's top stories, and even habitual users admit that the comments are mostly puerile.
The historian will frequently find that opposing camps of critics have more in common than they admit.
Some collectors are too proud to admit that they have been duped.
Today courts rarely admit brain scans as evidence at trial for both legalistic and scientific reasons.
The greenhouse would consist of a thick skin providing thermal insulation, with small transparent windows to admit sunlight.
The first big companies to admit being in trouble were in construction, retailing and property.
Wheeler is the first to admit that this is a mind-stretching idea.
Even the best aid agencies find they can rarely admit their faults.
Both freely admit they have not solved mystery-but let's close by looking briefly at the remaining puzzles and leading theories.
But when you see a beautiful blue planet you refuse to admit it was created.
Plus, as the researchers admit, writing captions for cartoons isn't everyday behavior.
Even purists have to admit that what they hear is affected by where they are and what they see.
Then you admit that oil waxes and wanes due to politics as well.
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