or door-bust·er

[dawr-buhs-ter, dohr‐]


  1. a retail item that is heavily discounted for a very limited time in order to draw customers to the store.
  2. the price of such an item.
a device used to forcibly open a door.
a person who breaks into a place by force.

Nearby words

  1. door to door,
  2. door-key child,
  3. door-to-door,
  4. doorbell,
  5. doorbrand,
  6. doorcase,
  7. doorframe,
  8. doorjamb,
  9. doorkeeper,
  10. doorknob

Origin of doorbuster

First recorded in 1890–1900; door + buster Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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