part of speech: noun

definition 1: an opening through which one enters or leaves a room or building.

  • He appeared at my door and said hello.

synonyms: doorway, entrance, entry

definition 2: the movable object that covers an entrance to a room or building.

  • A wreath hangs on his front door during the holidays.

synonyms: hatch

definition 3: a way of reaching the inside of a vehicle or other closed object.

  • Did you close the refrigerator door?

synonyms: hatch

phrase: out of doors

Word Builder: door +

doorbell: a bell near the front door of a house. You ring it if you want to enter.
doorknob: a round part on a door. You hold and turn the doorknob to open the door.
doorman: a person whose job is to greet and open the door for people at an apartment house or hotel.
doorway: the part of a building that contains the door. You enter through the doorway.