Access Meaning

There are 8 meaning(s) for word Access

Access Meaning 1 : reach or gain access to

    Example : How does one access the attic in this house?

    Synonyms : get at
Access Meaning 2 : a way of entering or leaving

    Example : he took a wrong turn on the access to the bridge

    Synonyms : approach
Access Meaning 3 : a code (a series of characters or digits) that must be entered in some way (typed or dialed or spoken) to get the use of something (a telephone line or a computer or a local area network etc.)

    Synonyms : access code
Access Meaning 4 : (computer science) the operation of reading or writing stored information

    Synonyms : memory access
Access Meaning 5 : the right to enter

    Synonyms : accession,  admission,  admittance,  entree
Access Meaning 6 : obtain or retrieve from a storage device; as of information on a computer

Access Meaning 7 : the act of approaching or entering

    Example : he gained access to the building

Access Meaning 8 : the right to obtain or make use of or take advantage of something (as services or membership)