- the point in a musical score at which a particular voice or instrument joins the ensemble.
- the way in which this is done: a sloppy entrance.
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synonym study for entrance
Definition for entrance (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), en·tranced, en·tranc·ing.
OTHER WORDS FROM entranceen·trance·ment, nounun·en·tranced, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for entrance
The museum will not open its ice skating rink this year, but Wollman Rink is nearby, at the southern entrance of Central Park.NYC for the holidays: The city’s classic traditions have been tweaked for the times|Andrea Sachs|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Several dozen police officers were brought in and stationed throughout the building, guarding the windowed entrance to the counting room.‘We will not allow anyone to stop us’: Day and night, under historic scrutiny, the nation’s vote counters carried on|Amy Gardner, Reis Thebault, Hannah Knowles, Michelle Lee|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
The second half was largely uneventful until Arriola’s entrance.D.C. United gets the help it needs but can’t help itself to an MLS playoff berth|Steven Goff|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
At the courthouse, he was led, handcuffed, through the inmates’ entrance — when, as a prosecutor, he normally could breeze through the main entrance without needing to go through a metal detector.Most popular course ever at Georgetown Law? How to fight for justice.|Susan Svrluga|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
Police inside the ballot counting room held the crowd back, and guards blocked the entrance.A viral video implied a man was illegally moving ballots. It was a photographer and his equipment.|Marisa Iati, Adriana Usero|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
Happy times when six children, all in all to each other, told wonderful stories in low voices for their own entrancement.Emily Bront|A. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances) Robinson
He looked round—everywhere the same unmoving faces, the same entrancement, and fierce stillness.Villa Rubein and Other Stories|John Galsworthy
The eye of the young chief followed her with the gaze of entrancement.Traditions of the North American Indians, Vol. 3 (of 3)|James Athearn Jones
Her entrancement usually starts with scenes of the events which followed the Last Supper.Autobiography of a YOGI|Paramhansa Yogananda
Alice's entrancement—love, to call it by the right name—audible and visible in every word, every look, added to her confusion.Mary|Bjornstjerne Bjornson
British Dictionary definitions for entrance (1 of 2)
- the power, liberty, or right of entering; admission
- (as modifier)an entrance fee