doorpost

[ dawr-pohst, dohr- ]
/ ˈdɔrˌpoʊst, ˈdoʊr- /

noun


Nearby words

  1. doorn,
  2. doornail,
  3. doornik,
  4. doorpiece,
  5. doorplate,
  6. doors,
  7. doorsill,
  8. doorstead,
  9. doorstep,
  10. doorstone

Origin of doorpost

First recorded in 1525–35; door + post1

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British Dictionary definitions for doorpost

doorpost

/ (ˈdɔːˌpəʊst) /

noun

another name for doorjamb
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