Definition of doorway
1 : the opening that a door closes; especially : an entrance into a building or room
2 : door 3
Examples of doorway in a sentence
Please don't block the doorway.
She stepped through the doorway.
He stood in the doorway, wondering if he should go in.
Homeless people sleep in the doorways of the shops.
First Known Use of doorway
DOORWAY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of doorway for English Language Learners
: the opening where a door is
: the space in front of a door
DOORWAY Defined for Kids
Definition of doorway for Students
: the opening or passage that a door closes
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