[dawr-pees, dohr-]


an architecturally treated doorframe.

Origin of doorpiece

First recorded in 1605–15; door + piece Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for doorpiece

Historical Examples of doorpiece

  • The doorpiece is surrounded by three gablets, the central one still retaining a trefoiled arch.

    Scottish Cathedrals and Abbeys

    Dugald Butler and Herbert Story