door door  /ˈdɔr/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a swinging or sliding barrier that will close the entrance to a room or building or vehicle
  2. (n) the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close
  3. (n) anything providing a means of access (or escape)
  4. (n) a structure where people live or work (usually ordered along a street or road)
  5. (n) a room that is entered via a door

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Usage(s):

  1. But the two can only fly low over the suburban houses in the neighborhood, and the dokodemo door often takes them to the places they most wish to avoid.
  2. The Census has suspended door-to-door interviews in rural Clay County, where the body was found, pending the outcome of the investigation.
  3. We all came from houses with doors, doors that were to be closed when there were things going on that we weren't supposed to see, and when our pants were down.

News

  1. Ballard burglar uses doggie door

    A doggie door gave a burglar easy access to a home in Ballard. Seattle police say the thief squeezed through the tiny door - then scooped up electronics and jewelry.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

  2. Door County homicide suspect: I remember only 'bits and pieces'

    A Plainfield, Ill., man on trial in Door County on two counts of first-degree intentional homicide told a jury he only remembers 'bits and pieces' of the morning Alisha Bromfield died.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Green Bay Press-Gazette

  3. Door-to-door salesman arrested in Geneva on felony warrant

    A door to door salesman didn’t “clean up” in Geneva on Wednesday, as he was arrested on a felony warrant out of Ross County.  
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Star Beacon

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Quotes

  1. "Our failure to act responsibly at the federal level will only open the door to irresponsibility by others," Obama said at a Rose Garden naturalization ceremony for 24 members of the US military. "That includes, for example, the recent...
    on Apr 23, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: BusinessWeek

  2. "Our leaders are expected to leave partisanship at the door and come to the table to solve our problems. Senator Obama and his allies in Congress infused unnecessary partisanship into the process," McCain said during a campaign stop in Iowa.
    on Sep 29, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Reuters

  3. ...- Former US President Jimmy Carter said Monday that Hamas - the Islamic militant group known for its suicide bombings and rocket attacks on Israel - is prepared to accept the Jewish state's right to "live as a neighbor next door in peace."
    on Apr 21, 2008 By: Jimmy Carter Source: FOXNews

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