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Bethany is dumb as a doornail, and seems to bore Don about as much as his high-profile clients do.Every Woman Don Draper’s Hooked Up With on ‘Mad Men’|Amy Zimmerman|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Otherwise, slavish adaptations–being, punctiliously observant adaptations–are likely to be a dead doornail.
The rat's dead as a doornail, and now all of us have got things to do, but fast!Dave Dawson at Truk|Robert Sydney Bowen
And when the troll saw the sun he burst—and was as dead as a doornail!The Swedish Fairy Book|Various
He had been a great King but he was deader than a doornail now.Seven O'Clock Stories|Robert Gordon Anderson
"Say, it's been deader'n a doornail around here for a week," confessed the Meadow Street youth.The Corner House Girls Growing Up|Grace Brooks Hill
A loud crack was heard, and she was seen to spring up and fall back upon the snow, dead as a doornail.The Young Voyageurs|Mayne Reid
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