What does entry mean?

Definitions for entry
ˈɛn trien·try

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. entry(noun)

    an item inserted in a written record

  2. introduction, debut, first appearance, launching, unveiling, entry(noun)

    the act of beginning something new

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

  3. entry, accounting entry, ledger entry(noun)

    a written record of a commercial transaction

  4. submission, entry(noun)

    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, entree(noun)

    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, incoming(noun)

    the act of entering

    "she made a grand entrance"

Wiktionary

  1. entry(Noun)

    The act of entering.

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

  2. entry(Noun)

    Permission to enter.

    entry for children only if accompanied by an adult

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

  3. entry(Noun)

    A doorway that provides a means of entering a building.

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

  4. entry(Noun)

    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

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

  5. entry(Noun)

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

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

  6. entry(Noun)

    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?

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

  7. entry(Noun)

    A term at any position in a matrix.

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

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Entry(noun)

    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

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

  2. Entry(noun)

    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

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

  3. Entry(noun)

    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

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

  4. Entry(noun)

    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

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

  5. Entry(noun)

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

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

  6. Entry(noun)

    a putting upon record in proper form and order

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

  7. Entry(noun)

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

    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

How to pronounce entry?

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How to say entry in sign language?

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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. Vietnam Airlines:

    We will consider reducing Southeast Asia routes based on developments of the COVID-19 pandemic and the latest entry and quarantine regulations of the Vietnamese government, vietnam Airlines will stop services between Vietnam and France from today until further notice, while flights to Malaysia will be suspended from March 18-31.

  2. United States:

    There is no plan for United States military forces to be involved in the actual mission of denying people entry to the United States, there is no plan for soldiers to come in contact with immigrants or to reinforce Department of Homeland Security as they're conducting their mission.

  3. Surojit Chatterjee:

    More than 40 million Indians are coming online every year, and search is an integral part of their online journey, from seasoned desktop shoppers to first-time users with entry-level smartphones, we hope this new shopping experience will make finding what people are looking for just a little bit easier.

  4. Mitchell Krawiec-Thayer:

    This lowers the barrier of entry to everyone, the downside is that criminals have started using that. Stealing other people's resources, putting strain on their equipment – it's a straight-up threat.

  5. Steve Freel:

    Her front door is a dead bolt so that’s the only way you can unlock it. Quite a few sliding glass doors within the house were all locked. There was no sign at all of forced entry.

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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
  • 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
  • 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
  • mục từVietnamese

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