Examples of doormat in a Sentence
She was tired of being a doormat and decided it was time to stand up for herself.
a doormat who always gave in to his father's demands
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The wives of artists in movies and literature tend to be doormats or helpmeets, and their psychic anguish and creative fire rarely move from background to center stage.
The Jaguars, those longtime AFC doormats, are one of the biggest surprises in the league this season under first-year coach Doug Marrone.
Washington State, formerly a doormat, is now a top-10 team.
Oregon State spent decades as the doormat of the Pac-12 in its previous iterations, and finds itself back in the cellar.
Use doormats and temporary floor coverings where appropriate.
Briles was 65-37 in eight seasons at Baylor, leading the school to football prominence after years as a doormat.
There’s an American flag out front and a stylish gray doormat at the door.
This doormat is the first thing guests see when entering your home.
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