doorframe

[dawr-freym, dohr-]
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noun

the frame of a doorway, including two jambs and a lintel, or head.

Nearby words

  1. door-to-door,
  2. doorbell,
  3. doorbrand,
  4. doorbuster,
  5. doorcase,
  6. doorjamb,
  7. doorkeeper,
  8. doorknob,
  9. doorknock,
  10. doorman

Origin of doorframe

First recorded in 1850–55; door + frame

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British Dictionary definitions for doorframe

doorframe

noun

a frame that supports a doorAlso called: doorcase
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