storm door


Definition of storm door

: an additional door placed outside an ordinary outside door for protection against severe weather

Examples of storm door in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web During the argument, the woman kicked the glass storm door, breaking the glass paneling before leaving the residence. cleveland, "Woman already under suspension for OVI arrested again: Bay Village Police Blotter," 14 Feb. 2020 The pit bull slammed into the home’s storm door and broke the glass. Bob Sandrick,, "Wanted man arrested after tire flies off his car: Brook Park Police Blotter," 19 July 2019 Property damage: Eastway Road A woman reported damage to a window on her vehicle and to her front storm door on her home Nov. 15. cleveland, "Man chases woman behind counter at BP to assault her: South Euclid Police Blotter," 27 Nov. 2019 Webber, a cook at a Cajun restaurant, had just found out a large tree branch had fallen on her mobile home and her storm door had blown off. Htv National Desk, Houston Chronicle, "'Don’t let your guard down': Officials say flooding concerns remain as Barry pushes inland," 14 July 2019 See for yourself: Megan removed the storm door, then cleaned up the main door. Taylor Murphy, House Beautiful, "This Patio's Stunning Transformation Proves the Power of Paint," 28 Aug. 2015 The bullet penetrated the front door, glass storm door, and a downspout gutter that Sgt. Jerry Fallstrom,, "Clermont police sergeant who missed bullet 'by inches' honored for valor, heroism," 7 June 2018 The county’s building code already exempts permits for repairs, such as, replacing storm doors, appliances, smoke detectors, lighting fixtures, roll insulation, or replacing glass in a window or door. Susan Demar Lafferty, Daily Southtown, "Permits no longer needed for minor repairs in Will County, board rules," 18 May 2018 The original wood front door and storm door were restored. Steve Lord, Aurora Beacon-News, "Eight Aurora properties win preservation awards," 9 May 2018

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First Known Use of storm door

1878, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of storm door was in 1878

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“Storm door.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of storm door

US : a second door that is placed outside the usual outside door of a building for protection against cold and bad weather

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