What is another word for entrances?

Pronunciation: [ˈɛntɹənsɪz] (IPA)

The word "entrances" refers to the act of entering or the points of entry. There are several synonyms for this word such as access, passage, doorway, gate, portal, and opening. These terms describe the physical aspects of an entrance, such as an architectural feature or a gateway. Other synonyms for "entrances" are more abstract, referring to the emotional responses elicited by entry, such as enchantment, captivation, fascination, or mesmerization. Regardless of the context, these words all describe the act of entering, whether it be a physical movement or a mental shift. A dynamic word, "entrances" is frequently used to describe the beginnings of journeys or new experiences.

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Usage examples for Entrances

Each of the four grand entrances, which have superb peristyles, is reached by a broad flight of granite steps.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
As to the rocky ridge, it was sufficient to place the King at its entrances to be able to sleep safely on both ears.
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz
A tap on a gong and away they all streamed to the entrances to the saloon, to port and starboard service tables at the kitchen, where they pretended to get courses of dinner, and then went and stood at their tables whilst the two pursers and head steward went round the whole of them, patiently asking each separately his duties: "What have you to do?"
"From Edinburgh to India & Burmah"
William G. Burn Murdoch

Famous quotes with Entrances

  • I do like large entrances, but this was a little too large.
    Peter Bergman
  • Sketches have characters, exits, entrances and are vastly different.
    David Cross
  • The story of my life is about back entrances, side doors, secret elevators and other ways of getting in and out of places so that people won't bother me.
    Greta Garbo
  • All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances; and one man in his time plays many parts, his acts being seven ages.
    William Shakespeare
  • Before I left the castle I so fixed its entrances that never more can the Count enter there Undead.
    Bram Stoker

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