answer the door

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Definition of answer the door

: to open the door to see who is knocking on the door or ringing the doorbell Can you answer the door?
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“Answer the door.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/answer%20the%20door. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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