What does the root in admit mean?

2 Answers
Feb 13, 2016

Answer:

The root word is "ad", it means “to, towards.”

Feb 13, 2016

Answer:

ad- "to" (toward) and mittere "let go, send"

Explanation:

Source: Online Etymology Dictionary

I would say that the root word is mittere and that ad is a prefix. (But I am not a linguist.)