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doorway

noun

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1 the means or right of entering or participating in
  • the doorway to a life of luxury and leisure

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2 the opening through which one can enter or leave a structure
  • he stood in the doorway until we finally invited him in

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The first known use of doorway was in 1666

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“Doorway.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/doorway. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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