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 Mariners, the thinking went, were being handed a gift, a new doormat in their division upon whom to siphon off victories.
Before each performance, Gilbert instructs guests to stand on the doormat facing each other and place a hand on the doorknob.
Long a Big 12 doormat, Iowa State has upset a pair of top-five teams - Oklahoma Oct. 7 and TCU on Saturday - during a three-week span.
Saturday, Illinois played Big Ten East doormat Rutgers in a game that might have been the only chance at a conference win for either program.
More: Once a doormat, Williamson helps turn North Harrison football into 'new money' Ben Waynescott, the North Harrison kicker, pushed the attempt wide and the Cougars still led by a single touchdown.
Yet the Scarlet Knights still are expected to be the doormat of the Big Ten.
The doormat in question is made out of the jerseys of NFL players Marshawn Lynch and Colin Kaepernick and is taped down on the bar’s front step, where customers can take the pleasure of scrubbing their feet.
Armchair GMs criticized the perennial doormat that had the temerity to believe this wouldn’t be its only shot.
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