entree entree  /ˈɑn ˌtreɪ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the principal dish of a meal
  2. (n) the right to enter
  3. (n) something that provides access (to get in or get out)
  4. (n) the act of entering

Usage(s):

  1. It took Brydon four months of searching to realize he had another entree into Universal: an EMusic board member who knew Universal Music president Doug Morris.
  2. Indeed, at a dinner party for ten with chicken rather than filet mignon as the entree and eliminating the caviar and Cointreau, a hostess can make considerable economies.
  3. But in recent years these perilous predators have become a popular American entree.

News

  1. Deal of the Week: Free entree at Chili's, free contact lenses

    Click here to get information on getting a free entree at Chili's or free contact lenses.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WMUR New Hampshire

  2. Free orange chicken June 21 at Panda Express

    Celebrate summer and get a free orange chicken entree this Friday at Panda Express from 9pm-close. Visit pandaexpress.com for hours and locations. Print this coupon.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

Quotes

  1. "No other filmmaker has gotten a better shake than I have," Altman said while accepting the award. "I'm very fortunate in my career. I've never had to direct a film I didn't choose or develop. My love for filmmaking has given me an entree to...
    on Mar 5, 2006 By: Robert Altman Source: MSNBC

  2. Asked why he struggled during the Australian season, Hussey replied: "It had already been a big start to the summer. We played in India and lost the series there. We played pretty well against New Zealand, which was like an entree, really, for what...
    on Mar 5, 2009 By: Mike Hussey Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "It allows the entree of, 'I'm an athlete, you're an athlete, we both compete. Let's meet each other on those terms,"' Jones said in a telephone interview from Ohio.
    on Mar 13, 2009 By: Dhani Jones Source: FOXSports.com

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