admissive
adjective see admission

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Admissive — Ad*mis sive, a. Implying an admission; tending to admit. [R.] Lamb. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • admissive — index receptive, responsive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • admissive — adjective Tending to admit or allow. Criminals are sometimes admissive of their guilt and compassionate toward victims …   Wiktionary

  • admissive — adjective characterized by or allowing admission an Elizabethan tragedy admissive of comic scenes • Similar to: ↑receptive, ↑open • Derivationally related forms: ↑admit …   Useful english dictionary

  • admissive — /ad mis iv/, adj. tending to admit. [1770 80; < L admiss(us) (see ADMISSION) + IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • admissive — Synonyms and related words: admissible, admissory, allowing, confessional, consenting, hospitable, imbibitory, indulgent, ingestive, intromissive, intromittent, invitatory, inviting, lax, lenient, nonprohibitive, open, open minded, permissive,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • admissive — adj. permissive, tending to allow, receptive …   English contemporary dictionary

  • admissive — ad·mis·sive …   English syllables

  • admissive — /ədˈmɪsɪv/ (say uhd misiv) adjective tending to admit …   Australian English dictionary

  • Mexican migration — Contents 1 Definition 2 Causes and Origins 3 Effects of Governmental Policies on Mexican Immigration 3.1 Restrictive Regulations …   Wikipedia

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