Door in a sentence

The word "door" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of door and how to use it in a sentence.

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Definition of Door

  • An opening in the wall of a house or of an apartment, by which to go in and out; an entrance way.
  • The frame or barrier of boards, or other material, usually turning on hinges, by which an entrance way into a house or apartment is closed and opened.
  • Passage; means of approach or access.
  • An entrance way, but taken in the sense of the house or apartment to which it leads.
  • a swinging or sliding barrier that will close the entrance to a room or building or vehicle
  • a room that is entered via a door
  • a structure where people live or work (usually ordered along a street or road)
  • the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close
  • anything providing a means of access (or escape)

How to use door in a sentence. Door pronunciation.

Yet I felt that I must needs go and lay my hand in love upon the door of the empty hut which had been ever as thee left it.
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So I came down the little path swiftly, and then round the great rock, and up towards the door.
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The door was open, but I could see no one.
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At last, a figure came from the door and went quickly down the hillside.
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I drew near with a kind of fear, but yet I came to the door and looked in.
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That is what his father was, the last Earl, and that is what he is who left my door but now.
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And he would say no more, but would walk with me even to my father's door.
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Dark faces grinned over the steaming pot at the door of the cafes, idlers on the benches smoked hasheesh, female street-dancers bared their faces shamelessly to the men, and indolent musicians beat on their tiny drums, and sang the song of "O Seyyid," or of "Antar"; and the reciter gave his sing-song tale from a bench above his fellows.
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When he had brought the influence of the British Consulate to bear, promises were made, doors were opened wide, and Pasha and Bey offered him coffee and talked to him sympathetically.
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He's a Jim-dandy-works all day and half the night, and if the tax-gatherer isn't at the door, wakes up laughing.
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If he took with his right hand he gave with his left; and Mahommedan as well as Copt and Armenian, and beggars of every race and creed, hung about his doors each morning to receive the food and alms he gave freely.
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They had not gone by the door convenient to passage to Kaid's own apartments.
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He left by a door leading to his own apartments.
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Then, with a complacent look upon them all, he slowly left the room by the door out of which David and Kaid had first passed.
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He pressed it, the door yielded, and, throwing it back, he stepped into the room-to see a woman struggling to resist the embraces and kisses of a man.
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Noiselessly he moved forward and touched the spring of the door through which the two had gone.
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It yielded, and he passed through, closed the door again and stealthily listened, then stole a look into the farther chamber.
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He heard the outer doors close.
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Softly turning the handle of the big wooden doors which faced him, he opened them an inch or so, and listened.
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He nodded his head, and was about to close the doors and turn away, when his quick ear detected footsteps again in the garden.
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Examples of Door

Example #1
So I came down the little path swiftly, and then round the great rock, and up towards the door.
Example #2
It was late evening; the sun had set.
Example #3
But, as I did so, my heart stood still, for I heard voices.
Example #4
Yet I felt that I must needs go and lay my hand in love upon the door of the empty hut which had been ever as thee left it.
Example #5
Yet there the voices sounded, one sharp and peevish with anger, the other low and rough.