storm door

noun

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 Howard Ryan explained that during the shooting, one of the bullets went through both the front door and the glass storm door. Erin Moriarty, CBS News, 15 Apr. 2022 Folks in the Northeast and Midwest might need a storm door, while others on the West Coast and in the South can manage with just a screen door. Nafeesah Allen, Better Homes & Gardens, 15 Feb. 2022 An assault rifle was lying inside the home in plain view through a storm door, police said. Tom Steele, Dallas News, 12 July 2021 Burdine had rushed into the foyer, pointed a gun and shot at Garcia through a glass storm door, Villanueva said. Sarah Nelson, The Indianapolis Star, 1 Apr. 2021 For six months, Lanae Paaverud and her husband would visit with their three grandchildren by standing outside a glass storm door. Christina Zdanowicz And Janine Mack, CNN, 12 Mar. 2021 Someone attempted to gain entry Feb. 28 to the basement of a home in the 3300 block of Rose Street by removing the storm door rivets and cutting the screen on the lower portion of the door. chicagotribune.com, 9 Mar. 2021 The storm door will be propped wide open as numerous disturbances move across the region early next week through the holiday travel period. Pedram Javaheri, CNN, 20 Nov. 2020 The officers again identified themselves as police and ordered Rivas to drop the gun when Rivas opened the storm door and pointed the pistol at one of the officers from his porch. Howard Koplowitz | Hkoplowitz@al.com, al, 18 Nov. 2020 See More

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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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/storm%20door. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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