admit (someone or something) into (something or some place)

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admit (someone or something) into (something or some place)

1. To allow something to be used as evidence in a trial. In this usage, "into" is always followed by "evidence." The prosecuting attorney tried to admit new documents into evidence.
2. To allow someone to enter or become a member of some organization or place. That university only admits the best applicants into its law program. Luckily, a worker admitted us into the store, even though it was about to close.
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admit something into something

to allow something to be introduced into something else. You cannot admit this document into the body of evidence!
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

admit into

To allow someone or something to enter or be a part of something: This school does not admit students into a degree program without a high school diploma. The judge admitted the documents into evidence. We were admitted into the theater even though we were very late.
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs. Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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References in classic literature ?
Tell us all about your love affairs in the old days, that will not admit us into any of the real secrets of your heart."
It is revealed in the Qur'an that Allah is the Most Merciful of the merciful as follows: He (Moses) said, "My Lord, forgive me and my brother and admit us into Your mercy.
Doors admit us into buildings anal rooms or offer a way out of them.