readmit


readmit
readmit (v.) 1610s, from RE- (Cf. re-) "back, again" + ADMIT (Cf. admit). Related: Readmitted; readmitting.

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  • Readmit — Re ad*mit ( m[i^]t ), v. t. To admit again; to give entrance or access to again. [1913 Webster] Whose ear is ever open, and his eye Gracious to readmit the suppliant. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • readmit — index renew (begin again) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • readmit — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • readmit — UK [ˌriːədˈmɪt] / US [ˌrɪədˈmɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms readmit : present tense I/you/we/they readmit he/she/it readmits present participle readmitting past tense readmitted past participle readmitted 1) to allow someone to enter a place… …   English dictionary

  • readmit to — phr verb Readmit to is used with these nouns as the object: ↑hospital …   Collocations dictionary

  • readmit — v., readmitted, readmitting. * * * …   Universalium

  • readmit — verb admit again …   Wiktionary

  • readmit — re|ad|mit [ ,riəd mıt ] verb transitive 1. ) to allow someone to enter a place, or allow them to join an organization again: South Africa was readmitted to the Olympics in 1992. 2. ) to take someone back into a hospital again after they had been… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • readmit — re·ad mit || ‚rɪːəd mɪt v. admit again, allow reentry …   English contemporary dictionary

  • readmit — verb (readmits, readmitting, readmitted) admit to a place or organization again. Derivatives readmission noun …   English new terms dictionary


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