Translation of "enter" - English-French dictionary

enter

verbenter /ˈɛntər/
transitive-intransitive formal to come or go into a place
entrer dans

when we entered the building
quand nous sommes entrés dans l'immeuble

The sign said: Do not enter.
L'écriteau disait "Défense d'entrer".

They must have entered through the window.
Ils ont dû entrer par la fenêtre.
transitive ( not in passive,) to start doing sth new
entrer dans

children entering school for the first time
des enfants entrant à l'école pour la première fois

We're entering a new phase in the relationship.
Nous entrons dans une nouvelle phase de notre relation.
transitive to put information onto a form, into a computer, etc.
entrer

Enter the last four digits of your social security number.
Entrez les quatre derniers chiffres de votre numéro de sécurité sociale.
transitive-intransitive to say you will take part in a competition
s'inscrire

It costs $10 to enter the race.
Ça coûte 10 $ pour s'inscrire à la course.

I decided not to enter.
J'ai décidé de ne pas m'inscrire.

enter into

verb phrasalenter into [ ˈɛntər ˌɪntu, ˌɪntə ] formal
to begin to take part in
entamer

to enter into an agreement
passer un accord

to enter into discussions with the dictator
entamer des pourparlers avec le dictateur
to affect or change sth
entrer en ligne de compte

Her age did not enter into our decision.
Son âge n'est pas entré en ligne de compte dans notre décision.

(Translation of “enter” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

enter

verb /ˈentə/

to go or come in

entrer
Enter by this door.

to come or go into (a place)

entrer (dans)
He entered the room.

to give the name of (another person or oneself) for a competition etc

(s’)inscrire (à)
He entered for the race
I entered my pupils for the examination.

to write (one’s name etc) in a book etc

inscrire
Did you enter your name in the visitors’ book?

to start in

entrer en service
She entered his employment last week.
enter into

to take part in

participer (à)
He entered into an agreement with the film director.

to take part enthusiastically in

entrer dans le jeu
They entered into the Christmas spirit.

to begin to discuss

entrer dans
We cannot enter into the question of salaries yet.

to be a part of

entrer (en ligne de compte) dans
The price did not enter into the discussion.
enter on/upon

to begin

commencer
We have entered upon a new era for our nation.
to enter (not enter into) a room.

(Translation of “enter” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)