ADJ

free, half-price
emergency
emergency admissions to hospital
cinema, hospital, school, university

VERB + ADMISSION

apply for, seek
He's applied for admission to the local college
gain
to gain admission to university
grant sb
refuse sb

ADMISSION + NOUN

charge, fee, price
criteria, policy
procedure
rate
hospital admission rates

PREP

on ~
On admission to hospital, you will be examined by a doctor
~ to

ADJ

clear, frank, full
This is a clear admission that you were wrong
tacit
grudging

VERB + ADMISSION

make

PREP

~ of
She has made no admission of any involvement in the plot

PHRASES

an admission of defeat/failure/guilt/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