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English noun: entry

1. entry (communication) an item inserted in a written record

Broader (hypernym)written account, written record

Narrower (hyponym)dictionary entry, lexical entry, nol pros, nolle prosequi, notebook entry

2. entry (act) the act of beginning something new

SamplesThey looked forward to the debut of their new product line.

Synonymsdebut, first appearance, introduction, launching, unveiling

Broader (hypernym)beginning, commencement, start

Narrower (hyponym)induction, naturalisation, naturalization, product introduction, ushering in

3. entry (possession) a written record of a commercial transaction

Synonymsaccounting entry, ledger entry

Broader (hypernym)accounting, accounting system, method of accounting

Narrower (hyponym)adjusting entry, credit, credit entry, debit, debit entry

4. entry (communication) 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)

SamplesSeveral of his submissions were rejected by publishers.
What was the date of submission of your proposal?.


Broader (hypernym)content, message, subject matter, substance

Narrower (hyponym)filing

5. entry (artifact) something that provides access (to get in or get out)

SamplesThey waited at the entrance to the garden.
Beggars waited just outside the entryway to the cathedral.

Synonymsentrance, entranceway, entree, entryway

Broader (hypernym)access, approach

Narrower (hyponym)arch, archway, door, doorway, gateway, hatchway, opening, pithead, portal, porte-cochere, room access, scuttle, servant's entrance, service door, service entrance, stage door, threshold, vomitory

6. entry (act) the act of entering

SamplesShe made a grand entrance.

Synonymsentering, entrance, incoming, ingress

Broader (hypernym)arrival

Narrower (hyponym)admission, admittance, enrollment, enrolment, entree, incursion, intrusion, irruption, penetration, registration

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