a swinging or sliding barrier that will close the entrance to a room or building or vehicle
"he knocked on the door"; "he slammed the door as he left"
doorway, door, room access, threshold(noun)
the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close
"he stuck his head in the doorway"
anything providing a means of access (or escape)
"we closed the door to Haitian immigrants"; "education is the door to success"
a structure where people live or work (usually ordered along a street or road)
"the office next door"; "they live two doors up the street from us"
a room that is entered via a door
"his office is the third door down the hall on the left"
English Synonyms and Antonyms
Entrance, the act of entering, refers merely to the fact of passing from without to within some enclosure; admission and admittance refer to entering by or with some one's consent, or at least to opportunity afforded by some one's act or neglect. We may effect or force an entrance, but not admittance or admission; those we gain, procure, obtain, secure, win. Admittance refers to place, admission refers also to position, privilege, favor, friendship, etc. An intruder may gain admittance to the hall of a society who would not be allowed admission to its membership. Approach is a movement toward another; access is coming all the way to his presence, recognition, and consideration. An unworthy favorite may prevent even those who gain admittance to a king's audience from obtaining any real access to the king. Entrance is also used figuratively for setting out upon some career, or becoming a member of some organization; as, we speak of one's entrance upon college life, or of entrance into the ministry.
Entrance into a place; on or upon a work or course of action; into or upon office; into battle; by or through the door; within the gates; into or among the company.
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How to use door in a sentence?
THAI SOCCER TEAM MIGHT BE ABLE TO WALK OUT OF CAVES WITHOUT USING DIVING GEAR, OFFICIAL SAYS Nancy Comeau-Drisdelle said Nancy Comeau-Drisdelle turned around for a few moments while Leeland opened the sliding door leading into the backyard. Lexie started screaming as she witnessed her brother walking outside. And the scary thing is that he opened the door and closed it behind him, and he had never opened that patio door before.
We've installed this( sculpture) at their front door today to stop them washing their hands of the problem, plasticide.
I hear a knock... so I get up and open the door. I poke my head around the corner and then there's a camera behind( my daughter), camera behind that camera man... I'm like what the heck is going on ? i didn't add two and two together until they told me it was mine and even then I didn't believe it.
I heard a shot. Three of them went off [before] I could get to the door, i said 'Jody! you OK Jody?'.
Whatever job I've had, I've excelled at, so I'm not worried, all I need is a foot in the door.
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