Translation of "enter" - English-French dictionary


verb /ˈentə/

to go or come in

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

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

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)