doorkeeper

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noun door·keep·er \-ˌkē-pər\

Examples of doorkeeper in a sentence

  1. <the doorkeeper held the door open for us so we didn't have to put down our packages>

1535

First Known Use of doorkeeper

1535


DOORKEEPER Defined for English Language Learners

doorkeeper

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noun door·keep·er \-ˌkē-pər\

Definition of doorkeeper for English Language Learners

  • : someone who guards a door and checks people to see if they are allowed to enter the building


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