noun, plural en·tries.
Origin of entry
Related formsnon·en·try, noun, plural non·en·tries.pre·en·try, noun, plural pre·en·tries.
Examples from the Web for entry
These “free” games display ads, often in obnoxious places, in lieu of the entry fee.Lost For Thousands of Strokes: 'Desert Golfing' Is 'Angry Birds' as Modern Art|Alec Kubas-Meyer|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
His entry into the business of film making was as designer and writer of title cards for silent films.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The sweepstakes begins on December 9th, 2014 at 8:00 AM EST and ends on January 31st, 2015 at 11:59 EST (the "Entry Period").
The refugee from Eastern Europe had made his first entry into international law books.
But I used jazz as an entry point into what I was interested in talking about.
It is quickly challenged by the entry of Antigone with the Watchman, whose story Creon hastens out to hear.Authors of Greece|T. W. Lumb
At the point of entry the wound holes through the skin are for all purposes round.Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Eyton (Staffordshire, 48) has a long note on this entry which makes against his doctrine that the teamland is 120 acres.Domesday Book and Beyond|Frederic William Maitland
The legionaries were quiet, but they lounged and ignored the entry of the officer.Sea and Sardinia|D. H. Lawrence
But there was a discrepancy between the entry in his log and that in the log of the engineer.Romantic Spain|John Augustus O'Shea
British Dictionary definitions for entry
noun plural -tries
- the right or liberty of entering; admission; access
- (as modifier)an entry permit
- a person, horse, car, etc, entering a competition or contest; competitor
- (as modifier)an entry fee