Doorway

Doorway

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  • Doorway — Door way , n. The passage of a door; entrance way into a house or a room. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • doorway — index egress, portal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • doorway — 1799, from DOOR (Cf. door) + WAY (Cf. way) …   Etymology dictionary

  • doorway — *door, portal, postern, gate, gateway …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • doorway — [dôr′wā΄] n. 1. an opening in a wall that can be closed by a door; portal 2. any means of access …   English World dictionary

  • doorway — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ open ▪ narrow ▪ arched ▪ shop (BrE) ▪ We sheltered in a shop doorway. ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • doorway — n. 1) (fig.) the doorway to (the doorway to freedom) 2) in the doorway (she stood in the doorway) * * * [ dɔːweɪ] in the doorway (she stood in the doorway) (fig.) the doorway to (the doorway to freedom) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • doorway — [[t]dɔ͟ː(r)weɪ[/t]] doorways 1) N COUNT A doorway is a space in a wall where a door opens and closes. Hannah looked up to see David and another man standing in the doorway... We were escorted through a low doorway. 2) N COUNT A doorway is a… …   English dictionary

  • doorway */*/ — UK [ˈdɔː(r)ˌweɪ] / US [ˈdɔrˌweɪ] noun [countable] Word forms doorway : singular doorway plural doorways the space created when you open a door I turned round and saw him standing in the doorway …   English dictionary

  • doorway — door|way [ˈdo:weı US ˈdo:r ] n the space where a door opens into a room or building in the doorway ▪ There was Paolo, standing in the doorway …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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