Access is the ability or permission to enter, use, or view something [such as a building, a computer system, or information]. It refers to the act of obtaining or reaching something.
- In order to have access to the building, you need a key or a security card.
- I don’t have access to my email because I forgot my password.
Very Simple Definition:
Access means being able to get or use something.
- Children do not have access to the books in the adult section.
- To get access to some information online you need to pay.