1. The act of entering.
  2. Permission to enter.
    All ingress was prohibited.
  3. A door or other means of entering.
  4. (astronomy) The entrance of the Moon into the shadow of the Earth in eclipses, or the Sun's entrance into a sign, etc.
  • (act of entering) egress
  • (door or other means of entering) egress
Related terms Translations Translations
  • German: Eintrittsrecht
  • Russian: до́ступ
Translations Verb

ingress (ingresses, present participle ingressing; past and past participle ingressed)

  1. (intransitive) To intrude or insert oneself
  2. (transitive, US, chiefly military) To enter (a specified location or area)
  3. (intransitive, astrology, of a planet) To enter into a zodiacal sign
  4. (Whiteheadian metaphysics) To manifest or cause to be manifested in the temporal world; to effect ingression
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Proper noun
  1. Surname

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