blind door

  1. a door having louvers permitting circulation of air.

Origin of blind door

An Americanism dating back to 1880–85

Words Nearby blind door Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use blind door in a sentence

  • The barricades bothered him, but he mounted them all, and began an emergency pound on the forbidding blind door.

    The Nerve of Foley | Frank H. Spearman
  • Then, for the first time, he remembered that he had not told her of the blind door between himself and the other years.

    The Key to Yesterday | Charles Neville Buck
  • Harry's carbide pointing the way through the blind door and into the main tunnel.

    The Cross-Cut | Courtney Ryley Cooper
  • He evidently knew the harness room, for he opened the blind door with hardly any hesitation and stepped into the office.

    Laramie Holds the Range | Frank H. Spearman
  • Helen rose, and, pushing open the blind door, stepped out on the veranda.

    A Colony of Girls | Kate Livingston Willard