"entering" in the noun sense
1. entrance, entering
a movement into or inward
2. entrance, entering, entry, ingress, incoming
the act of entering
"she made a grand entrance"
"entering" in the verb sense
1. enter, come in, get into, get in, go into, go in, move into
to come or go into
"the boat entered an area of shallow marshes"
2. enter, participate
become a participant be involved in
"enter a race"
"enter an agreement"
"enter a drug treatment program"
3. enroll, inscribe, enter, enrol, recruit
register formally as a participant or member
"The party recruited many new members"
4. figure, enter
be or play a part of or in
"Elections figure prominently in every government program"
"How do the elections figure in the current pattern of internal politics?"
5. record, enter, put down
make a record of set down in permanent form
come on stage
7. accede, enter
take on duties or office
"accede to the throne"
8. insert, infix, enter, introduce
put or introduce into something
"insert a picture into the text"
9. embark, enter
set out on (an enterprise or subject of study
"she embarked upon a new career"
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