ADJ. direct, easy, free, good, ready, unlimited, unrestricted I lived deep in the country, without easy access to shops. | limited, poor, restricted Access to this information is severely restricted. | improved | immediate, instant, quick, rapid | equal Men and women should have equal access to education and employment. | public | vehicular, wheelchair | random (computing) random access memory
VERB + ACCESS have | gain, get | give (sb), offer (sb), provide (sb with) The new computer provides access to all the files. | demand | seek | allow (sb), grant (sb) | deny sb, prevent, refuse (sb), restrict Some people are being denied access to proper medical care.
ACCESS + NOUN road, route
PREP. ~ for improved access for disabled visitors | ~ to He was finally granted access to the medical records.