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Meaning of INTROMIT

Pronunciation:  `intru'mit

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  allow to enter; grant entry to; "We cannot admit non-members into our club"

INTROMIT is a 8 letter word that starts with I.


 Synonyms: admit, allow in, let in
 Antonyms: refuse, reject, turn away, turn down
 See Also: allow, countenance, let, permit, readmit, repatriate



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \In`tro*mit"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Intromitted}; p.
    pr. & vb. n. {Intromitting}.] [L. intromittere, intromissum;
    intro- within + mittere to send.]
    1. To send in or put in; to insert or introduce. --Greenhill.
    2. To allow to pass in; to admit.
             Glass in the window intromits light, without cold.
  2. \In`tro*mit"\, v. i. (Scots Law)
    To intermeddle with the effects or goods of another.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: admit, ease in, give an entree, immit, infuse, inject, inoculate, insert, insinuate, interject, introduce, let in, perfuse, pop in, put in, receive, set in, slip in, stick in, take in, throw in, throw open to, tuck in, whip in