Definition of ingress:
entree, dousing, concentration, entrance, doorway, inlet, admission, gateway, submergence, submersion, portal, entry, first appearance, ingression, gate, introduction, adit, accounting entry, ducking, unveiling, entering, engrossment, submerging, accept, launching, intromission, immersion, incoming, intrusion, debut, ledger entry, enter, submission, penetration, accession, admittance, entranceway, absorption.
- arrival (part of speech: noun)
- entrance (part of speech: noun)
The blacksmith, who had never in his life been spoken to in tones or words like these, was so amazed that he could neither speak nor act, but one stout kick against the door so shook the fabric that he speedily saw another such would break into his domicile; so, leaving the window open that his curses might the better reach them, the blacksmith came down and threw the barrier from the door, flinging it open and standing on the threshold so as to bar all ingress.
If then, there are twenty such avenues to the metropolis, it appears that the total of the regular ingress and egress will be 16, 000 persons, of whom perhaps 8, 000 walk, 2, 000 arrive in public conveyances, and 6, 000 ride on horseback, or in open or close carriages.- "A Morning's Walk from London to Kew", Richard Phillips.
- "Mr. Jack Hamlin's Mediation and Other Stories", Bret Harte.