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doorway

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noun door·way \ˈdȯr-ˌwā\

Simple Definition of doorway

  • : the opening where a door is

  • : the space in front of a door

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of doorway

  1. 1 :  the opening that a door closes; especially :  an entrance into a building or room

  2. 2 :  door 3

Examples of doorway in a sentence

  1. Please don't block the doorway.

  2. She stepped through the doorway.

  3. He stood in the doorway, wondering if he should go in.

  4. Homeless people sleep in the doorways of the shops.



1666

First Known Use of doorway

1666


DOORWAY Defined for Kids

doorway

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noun door·way \ˈdȯr-ˌwā\

Definition of doorway for Students

  1. :  the opening or passage that a door closes





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