Sentence Examples


  • The harbour admits vessels of all sizes and is provided with a pier and slips.
  • The Code admits no claim unsubstantiated by documents or the oath of witnesses.
  • Yet he cannot deny that "he had some virtues which have caused the memory of some men in all ages to be celebrated"; and admits that "he was not a man of blood," and that he possessed "a wonderful understanding in the natures and humour of men," and "a great spirit, an admirable circumspection and sagacity and a most magnanimous resolution."
  • Even so, I don't know anyone who admits to understanding him - much less calling him a friend.
  • Several conventions guarantee the free communication of the bishops, clergy and laity with the Holy See; and this admits of the publication and execution of apostolic letters in matters spiritual.