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Admit when Rolf's taken in (5)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

enrol

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Here is my best explanation:

'admit' is the definition.
The definition and answer can be both to do with social activities as well as being verbs in their base form.
Perhaps there's an association between them I don't understand?

'when rolf's taken in' is the wordplay.
'in' indicates the answer is hidden within the clue.
'ENROL' is hidden in the letters of 'when rolf taken'.

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This clue was last seen in The Guardian