doorstead

[ dawr-sted, dohr- ]
/ ˈdɔrˌstɛd, ˈdoʊr- /

noun Chiefly British.

the structure of a doorway.

Nearby words

  1. doorpiece,
  2. doorplate,
  3. doorpost,
  4. doors,
  5. doorsill,
  6. doorstep,
  7. doorstone,
  8. doorstop,
  9. doorway,
  10. doorwoman

Origin of doorstead

First recorded in 1600–10; door + stead

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