admit (v.)
permit, allow, grant
CE I.i.15[Duke to Egeon, of the decree] To admit no traffic to our adverse towns
Cor V.vi.20[Aufidius to Third Conspirator, of Coriolanus] my pretext to strike at him admits / A good construction
Ham III.i.108[Hamlet to Ophelia] your honesty should admit no discourse to your beauty
KJ II.i.200[King Philip to all, of men of Angiers] Let us hear them speak / Whose title they admit, Arthur's or John's [i.e. acknowledge as lawful]
Tem II.i.152[Gonzalo to Alonso, of the imaginary commonwealth] no kind of traffic / Would I admit
TN I.ii.46[Captain to Viola, of Olivia] she will admit no kind of suit
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