This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

Another word for introduction

  1. The state of being allowed entry

  2. See also:


  3. A short section of preliminary remarks

  4. See also:



Synonym Study

  • Prologue applies to the preliminary section as of a play or poem, serving as an introduction and, in the play, frequently spoken by one of the characters
  • Preamble refers to a formal, but usually brief, introduction to a constitution, treaty, etc.
  • Foreword is a brief preface written by someone other than the author
  • the preface may also include acknowledgments for help or for permissions granted for use of previously published material
  • Preface refers to a statement preliminary to a book, written by the author or editor and explaining the purpose, plan, or preparation of the work
  • Introduction , in strict usage, refers to the preliminary section of a book, etc. that explains and leads into the subject proper