Thesaurus

doorman

noun

Synonyms of doorman

a person who tends a door
  • we tipped the hotel doorman for getting us a cab

Synonyms for doorman

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about doorman

Time Traveler for doorman

Time Traveler

The first known use of doorman was circa 1897

See more words from the same year

Cite this Entry

“Doorman.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/doorman. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on doorman

Dictionary: Definition of doorman

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with doorman

Spanish Central: Translation of doorman

Nglish: Translation of doorman for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of doorman for Arabic Speakers

Comments on doorman

What made you want to look up doorman? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

More Confusing Words—Quiz

  • cats on impossible timber
  • The magician ______ moved the selected card to the top of the deck.
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!