admission
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admission(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act of allowing entry)
a. la entrada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The rules for admission to the country are really strict.Las normas para la entrada al país son muy estrictas.
b. la admisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The restaurant refuses to grant him admission because he wasn't wearing a shirt.El restaurante le niega el derecho de admisión por no llevar camisa.
2. (fee)
a. la entrada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
On the weekends, the zoo offers free admission for everybody.Los fines de semana, la entrada es gratis para todos en el zoológico.
3. (acceptance)
a. el ingreso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My brother is an interviewer for his university's office of admissions.Mi hermano es entrevistador en la oficina de ingresos de su universidad.
b. la admisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Many universities allow students to apply to only one school for early admission.Muchas universidades solo permiten que los estudiantes soliciten la admisión anticipada en una escuela.
4. (act of telling the truth)
a. la admisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The felon thought that an admission of guilt would lead to less harsh penalties.El criminal pensaba que por admisión de culpa recibiría un castigo menos duro.
b. la confesión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The thief's admission finally brought the investigation to a close.La confesión del ladrón finalmente puso fin a la investigación.
c. el reconocimiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You shouldn't submit this novel to a publisher because the quality of the work is an admission of your ignorance.No deberías enviar esta novela a ningún editor porque la calidad del trabajo es como un reconocimiento de tu ignorancia.
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admission
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (entry; to school, hospital)
a. el ingreso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (to museum, exhibition)
a. la visita
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. la entrada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
3. (price)
a. la entrada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
admission freeentrada gratuita
no admission to unaccompanied childrenprohibida la entrada a menores no acompañados
4. (acknowledgment; of guilt, mistake)
a. la confesión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
by his own admissionsegún él mismo admite
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admission [ədˈmɪʃən]
noun
1 (to building) entrada (f)
admission is free on Sundays la entrada es gratuita los domingos
admission free entrada gratis
no admission prohibida la entrada; se prohíbe la entrada
we gained admission by a window logramos entrar por una ventana
2 (to institution as member) ingreso (m);to en
3 (acknowledgement) confesión (f); reconocimiento (m)
it would be an admission of defeat sería un reconocimiento de la derrota; sería reconocer la derrota; by or on his own admission él mismo lo reconoce; he made an admission of guilt hizo una confesión de culpabilidad; se confesó culpable
modifier
admission fee (n) cuota (f) de entrada
admissions form (n) (US) (Univ) impreso (m) de matrícula
admissions office (n) (US) (Univ) secretaría (f)
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