entrance

  • 1 entrance — n Entrance, entry, entree, ingress, access are comparable when meaning the act, fact, or privilege of going in or coming in. All but entree also carry the denotation of a way or means of entering. Their differences are largely in their… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 2 Entrance — En trance, n. [OF. entrance, fr. OF. & F. entrant, p. pr. of entrer to enter. See {Enter}.] 1. The act of entering or going into; ingress; as, the entrance of a person into a house or an apartment; hence, the act of taking possession, as of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Entrance — generally refers to the place of entering like a gate or door, or the permission to do so.Entrance may also refer to: * Entrance (display manager), a login manager for the X window manager. * Entrance (Liturgical), a kind of liturgical procession …

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  • 4 entrance — I noun access, adit, aditus, admission, anteroom, approach, door, entry, entryway, foyer, gangway, gate, gateway, illapse, infiltration, influx, ingress, inlet, inroad, insertion, introgression, introitus, invasion, lobby, means of access, means… …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 entrance — UK US /ˈentrəns/ noun ► [S] COMMERCE a situation in which a company sells a product or service in a particular place or to a particular group of customers for the first time: »Analysts say the investment could prove to be a shrewd entrance into a …

    Financial and business terms

  • 6 entrance — [n1] a way into a place access, approach, archway, avenue, corridor, door, doorway, entry, entryway, gate, gateway, hall, hallway, ingress, inlet, lobby, opening, passage, passageway, path, porch, port, portal, portico, staircase, threshold,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 entrance — Ⅰ. entrance [1] ► NOUN 1) an opening that allows access to a place. 2) an act of entering. 3) the right, means, or opportunity to enter. Ⅱ. entrance [2] ► VERB …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 entrance — entrance1 [en′trəns] n. [ME entraunce < OFr entrant, prp. of entrer: see ENTER] 1. the act or point of entering [to make an entrance] 2. a place for entering; door, gate, etc. 3. permission, right, or power to enter; admission entrance2 [en… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 Entrance — En*trance , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Entranced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Entrancing}.] [Pref. en + trance.] 1. To put into a trance; to make insensible to present objects. [1913 Webster] Him, still entranced and in a litter laid, They bore from field and to …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 Entrance — ist eine Siedlung in der kanadischen Provinz Alberta am Athabasca River nahe dem Abzweig der Bighorn Route (Alberta Highway 40) vom Yellowhead Highway (Canada Highway 16). Die Siedlung nahe dem Eingang zum Jasper Nationalpark hat nur etwa 70… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 11 entrance — [ɑ̃tʀɑ̃s] n. f. ÉTYM. Déb. XIVe; de entrer. ❖ ♦ Vieux ou régional. 1 Le fait de commencer; entrée en matière (Proust, in T. L. F.). 2 (1853, Sand) …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 12 entrance — англ. [э/нтрэнс] entry [э/нтри] entrata ит. [энтра/та] entrée фр. [антрэ/] 1) вступление (голоса, инструм., темы) 2) интродукция …

    Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • 13 entrance — noun 1 door/place through which you enter sth ADJECTIVE ▪ narrow, wide ▪ main ▪ back, front, rear, side ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 14 entrance — I NOUN USES ♦♦♦ entrances (Pronounced [[t]e̱ntrəns[/t]] for entrance 1, and [[t]ɪntrɑ͟ːns, træ̱ns[/t]] for entrance 2.) 1) N COUNT: oft N to/into/of n The entrance to a place is the way into it, for example a door or gate. Beside the entrance to… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 entrance — n. 1) to make one s entrance 2) a back, rear; front, main; service; side entrance 3) a grand, triumphal entrance (to make a grand entrance) 4) an entrance from; into, to (the entrance to this building) 5) at an entrance (wait for me at the… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 entrance — en|trance1 W3S3 [ˈentrəns] n [Date: 1400 1500; : Old French; Origin: entrer; ENTER] 1.) a door, gate etc that you go through to enter a place ≠ ↑exit entrance to/of ▪ the main entrance to the school front/back/side entrance …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 entrance — I UK [ˈentrəns] / US noun Word forms entrance : singular entrance plural entrances *** [countable] the place where you can enter a room, building, or area I ll meet you at the main entrance at six o clock. entrance to/of: The statue of the Little …

    English dictionary

  • 18 entrance — en|trance1 [ entrəns ] noun *** count the place where you can enter a room, building, or area: I ll meet you at the main entrance at six o clock. entrance to/of: The statue of the Little Mermaid stands at the entrance to the harbor. a. usually… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 entrance — noun 1 (C) a door, gate etc that you go through to enter a place (+ to/of): the main entrance to the school opposite exit 1 2 (countable usually singular) the act of entering a place or room: Their conversation was interrupted by the entrance of… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 entrance — entrance1 /en treuhns/, n. 1. an act of entering, as into a place or upon new duties. 2. a point or place of entering; an opening or passage for entering, as a doorway. 3. the right, privilege, or permission to enter; admission: People improperly …

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