Translation of "admission" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or U ] (ACCEPT) 接受 uk us /ədˈmɪʃ.ən/

when you agree that something is true, especially unwillingly

Her silence was taken as an admission of guilt/defeat. 她的沉默被认为是承认自己有罪/失败。
[ + that ] I felt he would see my giving up now as an admission that I was wrong. 我觉得,如果这时候我放弃,在他眼里这将意味着我承认自己错了。
By/On his own admission (= as he has said) he has achieved little since he took over the company. 据他自己说,自从接手公司以来,他几乎一事无成。

(Translation of “admission noun (ACCEPT)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)