Definitions of entry

  1. a written record of a commercial transaction Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. 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?" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  3. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. The actual taking possession of lands or tenements, by entering or setting foot on them. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. A putting upon record in proper form and order. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. The act in addition to breaking essential to constitute the offense or burglary. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A place for going in; a passage; the act of writing an item in a list or record; the item written in. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  11. Act of entering: a passage into: act of committing to writing: the thing entered or written: (law) the taking possession of. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  12. Act of entering; passage into; something recorded. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  13. The act of entering; entrance; enrolment. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  14. A place of entrance; a small hallway. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. The passage into a house or other building; the act of entering; the act of committing to writing; the thing so entered; the exhibition or depositing of a ship's papers at the custom-house, to procure licence to land goods; the act of entering and taking possession of lands or tenements, when a person has title of entry. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

What are the misspellings for entry?

Usage examples for entry

  1. On the basis of their business alone, Georgetown was made a port of entry and a custom house was established here. – A Portrait of Old George Town by Grace Dunlop Ecker
  2. If you will arrange this for me, I promise to have you gain entry into the city of Tremicen. – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba