doorstone

[ dawr-stohn, dohr- ]
/ ˈdɔrˌstoʊn, ˈdoʊr- /
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noun

a stone serving as the sill of a doorway.

Nearby words

  1. doorpost,
  2. doors,
  3. doorsill,
  4. doorstead,
  5. doorstep,
  6. doorstop,
  7. doorway,
  8. doorwoman,
  9. dooryard,
  10. doosra

Origin of doorstone

First recorded in 1755–65; door + stone

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