English [ edit ]
Alternative forms [ edit ]
Etymology [ edit ]
Old French (feminine past participle of the verb entree , Modern French entrer )
Pronunciation [ edit ]
entry ( , countable and uncountable plural )
( uncountable ) The act of entering.
( uncountable ) Permission to enter.
Children are allowed entry only if accompanied by an adult. A
doorway that provides a means of entering a building.
( law ) The act of taking possession.
( insurance ) The start of an insurance contract.
( Midlands ) A passageway between terraced houses that provides a means of entering a back garden or yard. 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 A small group formed within a church, especially
Episcopal, for simple dinner and fellowship, and to help facilitate new friendships 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; ( computing ) a datum in a database.
What does the entry for 2 August 2005 say?
( linear algebra ) A term at any position in a matrix.
The entry in the second row and first column of this matrix is 6. The exhibition or depositing of a ship's papers at the customhouse, to procure licence 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.
( music ) The point when a musician starts to play or sing; entrance.
Usage notes [ edit ]
entry for children Not: entry as this means that you are entering TO (get to) a child. It is incorrect. to children
Synonyms [ edit ]
( act of entering ) : , access , enter entrance
( permission to enter ) : , access admission
( doorway that provides a means of entering a building ) : , entrance , ingang way in ( British )
( passageway between terraced houses ) : For semantic relationships of this term, see alley in the Thesaurus.
( room just inside the front door of a building ) : For semantic relationships of this term, see entrance hall in the Thesaurus.
( group within a church ) :
( article in a dictionary or encyclopedia ) : article
( record in a log ) : record
( term in a matrix ) : element ( item of data in a database ) :
Antonyms [ edit ]
Derived terms [ edit ]
Related terms [ edit ]
Translations [ edit ]
doorway that provides a means of entering a building
legal: act of taking possession
passageway between terraced houses
article in a dictionary or encyclopedia
مَدْخَل m ( madḵal ), مُدْخَل m ( mudḵal ), قَيْد m ( qayd ), مَادَّة (ar) f ( mādda ), بَنْد m ( band ), فِقْرَة f ( fiqra ), مُفْرَدَة f ( mufrada ) Bulgarian:
статия (bg) f ( statija ) Catalan:
entrada (ca) f Chinese:
Mandarin: 條目 , (zh) 条目 (zh) ( tiáomù ), ( lexical ) 詞條 , (zh) 词条 (zh) ( cítiáo ), 項目 , (zh) 项目 (zh) ( xiàngmù ) Czech:
heslo (cs) n Dutch:
trefwoord (nl) , n artikel (nl) Finnish:
artikkeli , (fi) hakusana (fi) French:
article (fr) , m rubrique (fr) f Georgian:
სასათაურო სიტყვა ( sasatauro siṭq̇va ), ვოკაბულა ( voḳabula ) German:
Eintrag (de) m Greek: καταχώριση (el) f ( katachórisi )
lema (id) Italian:
articolo (it) , m lemma (it) , m vocabolo (it) , m voce (it) f Japanese:
項目 (ja) ( こうもく, kōmoku ) Latvian:
šķirklis m Mizo:
, thuziak dah-luh Persian:
درآمد (fa) ( darâmad ), مدخل (fa) ( madkhal ), درایه (fa) ( darâye ) Polish:
hasło (pl) n Portuguese:
verbete (pt) , m entrada (pt) f Russian:
статья́ (ru) f ( statʹjá ), за́пись (ru) f ( zápisʹ ) Spanish:
artículo (es) , m entrada (es) f Swedish:
uppslag , (sv) uppslagsord , (sv) artikel (sv) Vietnamese: mục từ (vi)
record in a log or in a database
exhibition or depositing of a ship's papers at the customhouse
music: point when a musician starts to perform
Anagrams [ edit ]