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entrada / entrance
 
entrada   -noun feminine
1. (=lugar de acceso)   entrance
·entrada
·way in,   entrance
·a la entrada del metro
·at the entrance to the underground
·le pidieron la identificaciónoun a la entrada
·they asked for some identification at the door
·las entradas a Madrid
·roads into Madrid
·entrada de artistas   stage door
·entrada de servicio   tradesman'noun entrance
·entrada lateral   side entrance
·entrada principal   main entrance
2. (=vestíbulo)
a. [de casa]   hall,   entrance hall
b. [de hotel]   foyer
3. (=llegada)
3.1. (a un lugar)
·no advirtió la entrada de su padre
·she didn't notice her father come in
·sus entradas y salidas de prisiónoun fueron constantes
·he was constantly in and out of jail
·hicieron una entrada triunfal en Egipto
·they made a triumphal entry into Egypt
a. [dar] entrada a un lugar =   to give access to a place
b. de entrada por salida
(Mexicoéx)
·nunca podemos platicar, tus visitas son siempre de entrada por salida
·we never have time to chat, you're always in and out
·una muchacha de entrada por salida
·a non-live-in maid,   a daily maid
3.2. [de correspondencia]   arrival
·bandeja de entradas
·in-tray
3.3. (theatre)
also entrada en escena   entrance (on stage)
·tropezó a la entrada
·he tripped as he made his entrance
3.4. (Mexicoúnoun)
a. [de instrumento, voz]   entry
·la soprano hizo una entrada muy brusca
·the soprano came in very abruptly,   the soprano'noun entry was very abrupt
·el director dio entrada a los vientos
·the conductor brought in the wind section
3.5. (law, legal)
(en un domicilio)   entry
·entrada a viva fuerza
·forced entry
3.6. entrada en vigor
·tras la entrada en vigor de la ley
·after the law came into effect o force
·la entrada en vigor del nuevo presupuesto tendrá lugar en enero
·the new budget will take effect from January,   the new budget will come into effect o force from January
4. (=invasiónoun)
a. [de militares]   entry
b. [de turistas, divisas]   influx
·la entrada de las tropas en 1940
·the entry of the troops in 1940
·la entrada masiva de turistas
·the huge influx of tourists
5. (=acceso)   (a espectáculo)   admission,   entry   (a paínoun)   entry   (a club, instituciónoun, carrera)   admission
·entrada gratuita
·admission free
·la entrada de España en la Comunidad Europea
·the entry of Spain into the European Community
·en su discurso de entrada a la Academia
·in his introductory o opening speech to the Academy
·sus buenas notas le facilitaron la entrada en Medicina
·his good marks enabled him to study Medicine
a. [dar] entrada a somebody, someone   (en un lugar)   to allow somebody in   (en club, sociedad)   to admit somebody
·no le dimos entrada en nuestra sociedad
·he was refused entry to our society,   we did not admit him to our society
b. [prohibir] la entrada a somebody, someone =   to ban somebody from entering
·prohibida la entrada
·no entry
6. (=billete)   ticket
·no hay entradas
·sold out
a. [media] entrada =   half price
b. [sacar] una entrada =   to buy a ticket
·entrada de abono   season ticket
·entrada de protocolo   complimentary ticket
7. (=público)   (theatre)   audience   (sport)   crowd,   turnout
·la segunda funciónoun contó con una buena entrada
·there was a good audience for the second performance
·la plaza registró masculineánoun de media entrada
·the bullring was over half full
·el nounábado hubo una gran entrada
·there was a big crowd o turnout on Saturday
8. (=recaudaciónoun)   (theatre)   receipts plural,   takings plural   (sport)   gate money,   receipts plural
9. (=principio)   start
·os deseamos una feliz entrada de año
·we wish you all the best for the new year
a. [de] entrada   (desde el principio)   from the start,   from the outset   (al principio)   at first
·de entrada ya nos dijo que no
·he said no from the outset,   he said no right from the start
·de entrada no se lo quiso creer
·at first he refused to believe it
b. entrada en [materia] =   introduction
10. (Spain)
(=primer pago)   (al comprar una vivienda, coche)   down payment,   deposit
·hay que dar un 20% de entrada
·you have to put down a 20% deposit,   you have to make a down payment of 20%
·"compre sin entrada"
·"no down payment",   "no deposit"
11. (commerce)   (en libro mayor)   entry
12. (=vía de acceso)   (mechanics)   inlet,   intake   (electricity)   input
·entrada de aire   air intake
13. (computing)   input
·entrada de datos   data entry,   data input
·entrada de trabajos a distancia   remote job entry
·entrada inmediata   immediate access
14. (football)   tackle
·[hacer] una entrada
·to tackle somebody
15. (culinary, cooking )   starter
·de entrada tomaremos una sopa de verduras
·we'll have vegetable soup as a starter
16. [de diccionario]   entry
17. entradas
17.1. (en el pelo)   receding hairline singular
·[tener] entradas
·to have a receding hairline
17.2. (finance)   income singular
·el total de sus entradas
·his total income
·entradas familiares   family income singular
·entradas y salidas   income and expenditure singular
18. (Caribe)
(=ataque)   attack,   onslaught
(=asalto)   assault
(=paliza)   beating
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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