Definitions of entry

  1. a written record of a commercial transaction
  2. 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); " several of his submissions were rejected by publishers"; " what was the date of submission of your proposal?"
  3. The act of entering or passing into or upon; entrance; ingress; hence, beginnings or first attempts; as, the entry of a person into a house or city; the entry of a river into the sea; the entry of air into the blood; an entry upon an undertaking.
  4. The act of making or entering a record; a setting down in writing the particulars, as of a transaction; as, an entry of a sale; also, that which is entered; an item.
  5. That by which entrance is made; a passage leading into a house or other building, or to a room; a vestibule; an adit, as of a mine.
  6. The exhibition or depositing of a ship's papers at the customhouse, to procure license 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. See Enter, v. t., 8, and Entrance, n., 5.
  7. The actual taking possession of lands or tenements, by entering or setting foot on them.
  8. A putting upon record in proper form and order.
  9. The act in addition to breaking essential to constitute the offense or burglary.
  10. A place for going in; a passage; the act of writing an item in a list or record; the item written in.
  11. Act of entering: a passage into: act of committing to writing: the thing entered or written: ( law) the taking possession of.
  12. Act of entering; passage into; something recorded.
  13. The act of entering; entrance; enrolment.
  14. A place of entrance; a small hallway.
  15. The passage into a house or other building; the act of entering; the act of committing to writing; the thing so entered; the exhibition or depositing of a ship's papers at the custom- house, to procure licence to land goods; the act of entering and taking possession of lands or tenements, when a person has title of entry.