Usage examples for readmit

  1. It is only fair to readmit them, for we have proven that they had nothing to do with our performance that first night. – The Shadow World by Hamlin Garland
  2. By dint of thinking over Sir Roger's iniquities on this head, I gradually work myself up into such a state of righteous indignation and injury against him, that when, after a longish interval, the door again opens to readmit him, I affect neither to see nor hear him, nor be in any way conscious of his presence. – Nancy A Novel by Rhoda Broughton
  3. It is as if Descartes had decided that a certain room full of people did not appear to be free from suspicious characters, and had cleared out every one, afterwards posting himself at the door to readmit only those who proved themselves worthy. – An Introduction to Philosophy by George Stuart Fullerton
  4. Mine is only one of a large class of cases, where he has consented to readmit a sane person, particularly the wives of men, whose influence he was desirous of securing for the support of himself in his present lucrative position. – Marital Power Exemplified in Mrs. Packard's Trial, and Self-Defence from the Charge of Insanity by Elizabeth Parsons Ware Packard
  5. It now remained for Congress to approve the work done in the South and to readmit the reorganized states. – The Sequel of Appomattox A Chronicle of the Reunion of the States, Volume 32 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Walter Lynwood Fleming
  6. If we secure these same phenomena under Miller's conditions, we will then readmit one by one the entire membership of the society. – The Shadow World by Hamlin Garland
  7. At a word of repentance she will readmit his person into her treasury of souls, but not his heresy into her treasury of wisdom; she will strike his name eagerly and freely from her black list of the rebellious, but not his book from the pages of her Index. – Paradoxes of Catholicism by Robert Hugh Benson
  8. It was half an hour later when the door of the library opened to readmit the private secretary and the contractor, and in the interval the division superintendent's clerk had returned to say that the special train schedule was made up, and that the Naught- Seven would be waiting at the Union Station at twelve- ten. – Empire Builders by Francis Lynde
  9. I believe I may say that Mr. Darwin before he died not only admitted the connection between memory and heredity, but came also to see that he must readmit that design in organism which he had so many years opposed. – Luck or Cunning? by Samuel Butler
  10. He could not be with her in the warm summer night, hold her in his arms in the dance, while the music of the violins throbbed in his ears, the perfume of a thousand roses intoxicated all his senses, and not cry out his love, implore her to be kind as she was fair, to readmit him to her friendship, and grant him, presently, the privileges of a lover.... – Afterwards by Kathlyn Rhodes
  11. They do not now admit outsiders, but their family names show that at one time they probably did so, and this laxity of feeling survives in the toleration with which they readmit into caste a woman who has gone wrong with an outsider. – The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India Volume II by R. V. Russell
  12. The radicals, taunted with having no plan of reconstruction beyond a desire to keep the Southern States out of the Union, professed to see in the ratification of the Fourteenth Amendment a good opportunity to readmit the States on a safe basis. – The Sequel of Appomattox A Chronicle of the Reunion of the States, Volume 32 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Walter Lynwood Fleming
  13. In the far isle of England sober Puritans were awaiting the Millennium and the Fifth Monarchy of the Apocalypse- the four " beasts" of the Babylonian, Persian, Greek, and Roman monarchies having already passed away- and when Manasseh ben Israel of Amsterdam petitioned Cromwell to readmit the Jews, his plea was that thereby they might be dispersed through all nations, and the Biblical prophecies as to the eve of the Messianic age be thus fulfilled. – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill