show (someone) the door

Definition of show (someone) the door

  1. :  to tell or force (someone) to leave We don't tolerate bad behavior. If you cause trouble, we'll show you the door. If the coach doesn't win this year, they'll show him the door.

Word by Word Definitions

showplay
  1. :  to cause or permit to be seen :  exhibit

    :  to offer for sale

    :  to present as a public spectacle :  perform

  1. :  a demonstrative display

    :  outward appearance

    :  a false semblance :  pretense

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

doorplay
  1. :  a usually swinging or sliding barrier by which an entry is closed and opened

    :  a similar part of a piece of furniture

    :  doorway


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