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Definition 1: the act of entering - [noun denoting act]

Samples where entry or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she made a grand entrance

Synonyms for entry in the sense of this definition

(entry is a kind of ...) the act of arriving at a certain place

"they awaited her arrival"

(... is a kind of entry ) the act of entering some territory or domain (often in large numbers)

"the incursion of television into the American living room"

(... is a kind of entry ) entrance by force or without permission or welcome

(... is a kind of entry ) a sudden violent entrance; a bursting in

"the recent irruption of bad manners"

(... is a kind of entry ) an entrance, especially a theatrical entrance onto a stage or as if onto a stage

"she made a graceful entree into the ballroom"

(... is a kind of entry ) the act of enrolling

(... is a kind of entry ) the act of entering into or through something

"the penetration of upper management by women"

(... is a kind of entry ) the act of admitting someone to enter

"the surgery was performed on his second admission to the clinic"

Definition 2: the act of beginning something new - [noun denoting act]

Samples where entry or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they looked forward to the debut of their new product line

Synonyms for entry in the sense of this definition

(entry is a kind of ...) the act of starting something

"he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations"

(... is a kind of entry ) the act of bringing about something (especially at an early time)

"the induction of an anesthetic state"

(... is a kind of entry ) the introduction (usually by an advertising campaign) of a new product or product line

(... is a kind of entry ) the introduction of something new

"it signalled the ushering in of a new era"

(... is a kind of entry ) the introduction of animals or plants to places where they flourish but are not indigenous

Definition 3: something that provides access (to get in or get out) - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where entry or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they waited at the entrance to the garden
  • beggars waited just outside the entryway to the cathedral

Synonyms for entry in the sense of this definition

(entry is a kind of ...) a way of entering or leaving

"he took a wrong turn on the access to the bridge"

(... is a kind of entry ) an entrance to the backstage area of theater; used by performers and other theater personnel

(... is a kind of entry ) an entrance intended for the use of servants or for delivery of goods and removal of refuse

(... is a kind of entry ) a carriage entrance passing through a building to an enclosed courtyard

(... is a kind of entry ) a grand and imposing entrance (often extended metaphorically)

"the portals of the cathedral" "the portals of heaven" "the portals of success"

(... is a kind of entry ) the entrance to a coal mine

(... is a kind of entry ) an entrance equipped with a hatch; especially a passageway between decks of a ship

(... is a kind of entry ) an entrance that can be closed by a gate

(... is a kind of entry ) the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close

"he stuck his head in the doorway"

(... is a kind of entry ) a passageway under a curved masonry construction

"they built a triumphal arch to memorialize their victory"

(... is a kind of entry ) an entrance to an amphitheater or stadium

Definition 4: something (manuscripts or architectural plans and models or estimates or works of art of all genres etc.) submitted for the judgment of others (as in a competition) - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where entry or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • several of his submissions were rejected by publishers
  • what was the date of submission of your proposal?

Synonyms for entry in the sense of this definition

(entry is a kind of ...) what a communication that is about something is about

(... is a kind of entry ) the entering of a legal document into the public record

"he filed a complaint" "he filed his tax return"

Definition 5: an item inserted in a written record - [noun denoting communication]

(entry is a kind of ...) a written document preserving knowledge of facts or events

(... is a kind of entry ) the entry in a dictionary of information about a word

(... is a kind of entry ) an entry in the court record to the effect that the plaintiff or prosecutor will not proceed

(... is a kind of entry ) an entry in a notebook

Definition 6: a written record of a commercial transaction - [noun denoting possession]

Synonyms for entry in the sense of this definition

(entry is a kind of ...) a bookkeeper's chronological list of related debits and credits of a business; forms part of a ledger of accounts

(... is a kind of entry ) an accounting entry made at the end of an accounting period to allocate items between accounting periods

(... is a kind of entry ) an accounting entry acknowledging income or capital items

(... is a kind of entry ) an accounting entry acknowledging sums that are owing

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