from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To cause or permit to enter; introduce or admit.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To intermeddle with the effects or goods of another.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To send in or put in; to insert or introduce.
- transitive v. To allow to pass in; to admit.
- intransitive v. To intermeddle with the effects or goods of another.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To send or put in; insert or introduce within.
- To allow to enter; be the medium by which a thing enters.
- In Scots and old English law, to interfere with the effects of another.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. allow to enter; grant entry to
Middle English intromitten, to deal illegally with others, from Latin intrōmittere, to send in, let into : intrō-, in; see en in Indo-European roots + mittere, to send.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)