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noun door·step \-ˌstep\

: a step or series of steps leading up to one of the doors that is used to enter or leave a building

Full Definition of DOORSTEP

:  a step before an outer door
on one's doorstep
:  close at hand; especially :  too close to be overlooked

Examples of DOORSTEP

  1. We sat on the doorstep.
  2. The police were at my doorstep.

First Known Use of DOORSTEP

DOORSTEP Defined for Kids


noun door·step \ˈdr-ˌstep\

Definition of DOORSTEP for Kids

:  a step or a series of steps in front of an outside door


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