gain entrance

gain entrance

To enter a place or location upon acquiring permission or a means of access. After getting the security guard's attention, we were able to gain entrance to the building.
See also: entrance, gain
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He must gain entrance to the city first, nor did he doubt, that once within, his keen senses would eventually reveal the whereabouts of those whom he sought.
SEARCH WARRANTPolice insist that they got a search warrant on October 17, 2017 and only used reasonable force to gain entrance to the homestead after Mr Wanjigi refused to open the door.The High Court said the search was illegal as no warrant had been issued.
Koti said that the defendant scaled the fence to gain entrance into Euba Secondary School.
And Alice Downey said: "I wouldn't be comfortable with this because any creep pretending to be trans could say they were cross-dressers just to gain entrance to female changing rooms."
Runcorn Linnets and Widnes FC were both promoted from the HSL Premier last term as part of a league restructure but only one side will gain entrance to the Evo-Stik this time around.
The burglars used the same way to gain entrance, by breaking the main entrance.
The afternoon event is free entry which includes the vintage market, 'open deck' DJ sets, singer and film screening, with PS5 being charged to gain entrance to the evening festivities.
He said they then swiped the window to gain entrance into the house where they found the deceased lying in her bed covering herself with a blanket.
The Odeon and Olympia in Cardiff's Queen Street were easy, as they had back doors in Crockherbtown Lane and I was quite adept at using a bent bit of wire to lift the bar of the fire door to gain entrance. Eventually they alarmed the fire doors.
The method used to gain entrance to the servers has been identified and is being addressed.
When the elderly man looked up from watching TV, he noticed the suspect, who proceeded to quickly break down a door to gain entrance to the home.
The elderly and people with disabilities are more likely to live in cluttered situations - which could be deadly if there were a situation where EMT's were not able to gain entrance into their home due to the clutter.
He is widely expected to gain entrance into the Pro Football Hall of Fame when he is eligible in a few years which is not bad for an athlete from Lovington, New Mexico, where his coaches did not even see college potential in him until his junior year of high school.
Katie, making her debut with the company, rarely seems to be off stage and is so assured and loveable in the role she will surely achieve her ambition to gain entrance to a stage school next September.