- noun1 entranceADJECTIVE▪ free, half-price▪ emergency▪
emergency admissions to hospital▪ cinema (BrE), theatre/theater▪ accident and emergency (abbreviated to A & E) (BrE), emergency-room (abbreviated to ER) (AmE), hospital▪
70% of hospital admissions are associated with alcohol.▪ college, law-school, school, university▪ graduate, undergraduate (both esp. AmE)▪ open, selective (both esp. AmE)VERB + ADMISSION▪ apply for, seek▪
He's applied for admission to the local college.▪ gain▪
to gain admission to one of the best schools▪ grant sb▪ refuse sbADMISSION + NOUN▪ charge, fee, price▪ criteria, policy▪ procedure▪ rate▪
hospital admission rates▪ admissions department, admissions office▪ admissions director, admissions officer▪ process▪ admissions requirements (esp. AmE)PREPOSITION▪ on admission▪
On admission to hospital you will be examined by a doctor.▪ admission to2 statement admitting sthADJECTIVE▪ clear, frank, full▪
This is a clear admission that you were wrong.▪ tacit▪ grudgingVERB + ADMISSION▪ makePREPOSITION▪ admission of▪
She has made no admission of any involvement in the plot.PHRASES▪ an admission of defeat, an admission of failure, an admission of guilt, an admission of liability▪
She saw his leaving the company as an admission of failure.▪ by sb's own admission▪
By his own admission he should never have driven so fast.
Collocations dictionary. 2013.