What does entry mean?

Definitions for entry
ˈɛn trien·t·ry

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word entry.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. entrynoun

    an item inserted in a written record

  2. introduction, debut, first appearance, launching, unveiling, entrynoun

    the act of beginning something new

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

  3. entry, accounting entry, ledger entrynoun

    a written record of a commercial transaction

  4. submission, entrynoun

    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)

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

  5. entrance, entranceway, entryway, entry, entreenoun

    something that provides access (to get in or get out)

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

  6. entrance, entering, entry, ingress, incomingnoun

    the act of entering

    "she made a grand entrance"

Wiktionary

  1. entrynoun

    The act of entering.

  2. entrynoun

    Permission to enter.

    entry for children only if accompanied by an adult

  3. entrynoun

    A doorway that provides a means of entering a building.

  4. entrynoun

    A small room immediately inside the front door of a house or other building, often having an access to a stairway and leading on to other rooms

  5. entrynoun

    A small group formed within a church, especially Episcopal, for simple dinner and fellowship, and to help facilitate new friendships

  6. entrynoun

    An item in a list, such as an article in a dictionary or encyclopedia; a record made in a log, diary or anything similarly organized; a datum in a database.

    What does the entry for 2 August 2005 say?

  7. entrynoun

    A term at any position in a matrix.

    The entry in the second row and first column of this matrix is 6.

  8. Etymology: From entree (feminine past participle of the verb entrer, French: entrée)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Entrynoun

    the act of entering or passing into or upon; entrance; ingress; hence, beginnings or first attempts; as, the entry of a person into a house or city; the entry of a river into the sea; the entry of air into the blood; an entry upon an undertaking

  2. Entrynoun

    the act of making or entering a record; a setting down in writing the particulars, as of a transaction; as, an entry of a sale; also, that which is entered; an item

  3. Entrynoun

    that by which entrance is made; a passage leading into a house or other building, or to a room; a vestibule; an adit, as of a mine

  4. Entrynoun

    the exhibition or depositing of a ship's papers at the customhouse, to procure license to land goods; or the giving an account of a ship's cargo to the officer of the customs, and obtaining his permission to land the goods. See Enter, v. t., 8, and Entrance, n., 5

  5. Entrynoun

    the actual taking possession of lands or tenements, by entering or setting foot on them

  6. Entrynoun

    a putting upon record in proper form and order

  7. Entrynoun

    the act in addition to breaking essential to constitute the offense or burglary

  8. Etymology: [OE. entree, entre, F. entre, fr. entrer to enter. See Enter, and cf. Entre.]

Freebase

  1. Entry

    In economics, entry into a market means becoming a supplier of goods or services. Monopolies have an incentive to create barriers to entry.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Entry

    en′tri, n. act of entering: a passage into a short lane leading into a court: act of committing to writing: the thing written: (law) the taking possession of.—n. En′try-mon′ey, the money paid on entering a society, club, &c.—Port of entry (see Port).

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. entry

    In the ship's books; first putting down the appearance or day on which a man joins. Also, the forcing into an enemy's ship.

Editors Contribution

  1. entry

    To provide access.

    The entry level for the college and universities was different but easy to understand.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 22, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'entry' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1988

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'entry' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3507

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'entry' in Nouns Frequency: #674

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of entry in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of entry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of entry in a Sentence

  1. Heribert Eisl:

    The avalanche happened on the northern side of the Dachstein, just under the entry point Rankluft, we mobilized all our staff, but unfortunately there was no happy ending. An avalanche in the Dachstein region of the Austrian Alps killed at least five hikers, authorities said. A separate avalanche hit the southern Carinthia region around noon, killing a 33-year-old police officer when a large piece of frozen snow struck him during an Alpine training exercise. The officer suffered such serious injuries that he died at the scene of the accident, Austrias Interior Ministry said in a statement.

  2. Police Chief Kevin Wilkinson:

    Officers then attempted entry into the building to save the hostages and were met by gunfire.

  3. Jabo Waggoner:

    We want businesses to expand and create more jobs – not cut entry-level jobs because of a patchwork of local minimum wages causes operating costs to rise. Our actions today will create predictability and consistency for Alabama’s economy, which benefits everyone.

  4. James Scott:

    This cyberwar will be a continuous marathon war that will only compound and hyper-evolve in stealth, sophistication and easy entry due to the accelerated evolution of “as a service” attack strategies for sale on the dark web.

  5. Lakshheish M Patel:

    Baxtxard SBI Securities has disabled its trading platform since morning today as it allows you to access but you can't transact because it is not accepting any price entry for buy or sell shares. An open decoity by brokerage firm of its clients money

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Translations for entry

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  • إدخال, ولوج, دخول, مادة, بند, دفتر, نفاذ, مدخل, قيد, فقرة, مفردةArabic
  • достъп, статия, влизане, вход, вестибюлBulgarian
  • heslo, položka, vstupCzech
  • Eintrag, Zutritt, Eingang, Element, Eintritt, FlurGerman
  • καταχώρισηGreek
  • eniroEsperanto
  • entrada, registro, recibidor, acceso, artículo, elemento, vestíbuloSpanish
  • elementEstonian
  • ورودی, درآمد, مدخل, ورود, درآمدن, درگاه, سرسرا, درایهPersian
  • tuulikaappi, alkio, sisääntulo, pääsy, sisäänpääsy, sisäänkäynti, eteinen, piiri, artikkeli, hakusana, merkintä, saapuminenFinnish
  • rubrique, coefficient, accès, entrée, vestibule, élément, article, enregistrementFrench
  • belépésHungarian
  • masuk, lemaIndonesian
  • vocabolo, entrata, ingresso, uscio, articolo, lemma, voce, accesso, via di accessoItalian
  • エントリ, 入口, 項目, 要素, 入るJapanese
  • ingressumLatin
  • šķirklisLatvian
  • trefwoord, notitie, invoer, toegang, entree, artikel, post, element, ingangDutch
  • wjazd, wejście, wpis, wstęp, hasłoPolish
  • entrada, acesso, verbete, registro, elementoPortuguese
  • вступление, вход, запись, прихожая, элемент, въезд, вестибюль, статьяRussian
  • ankomst, hall, entré, ingång, uppslagsord, uppslag, element, farstu, inträde, tillträde, artikel, postSwedish
  • அரை, உள்நுழைவதற்கு அனுமதிTamil
  • girişTurkish
  • mục từVietnamese

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