What does the word admissible mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Admissibility.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Admissibly.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Such as may be admitted; allowable.

Usage examples for admissible

  1. In one case only is hearsay evidence admissible, and that is in the case of a dying declaration. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  2. This seemed admissible, and Cecil and his colleagues pronounced the affair arranged. – History of the United Netherlands, 1598 by John Lothrop Motley
  3. It appears equitable that opportunity should be offered to citizens of other states to present their claims, as well as to those British subjects whose claims were not admissible under the late commission, to the early decision of some competent tribunal. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various