Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Definitions for ingress
- the act of going in or entering.
- the right to enter.
- a means or place of entering; entryway.
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Citations for ingress
The unknown of my beginning has ingress into me, through my spirit. My spirit is troubled, it is uneasy. Far off it hears the approach of footsteps through the night. Who is coming? Ah, let the newcomer arrive, let the newcomer arrive.
We have not succeeded in finding such a test as anyone can apply; we have been forced to allow ingress to innumerable dull and tedious books…
Origin of ingress
late Middle English
From the Latin in- + gradī literally meaning "to go in" or "enter," ingress entered English as a verb in the 1200s and as a noun in the 1300s.