Origin of doorstop
Examples from the Web for doorstop
Occasionally a pamphlet for a salsa class might be tossed on a doorstop or stuck on a pole near a bus stop.Iran’s Becoming a Footloose Nation as Dance Lessons Spread|IranWire|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Here are some of the juiciest bits of the 652-page doorstop.Speed Read: The Juiciest Bits From a New Book on the Duke Lacrosse Scandal|William O’Connor|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Beck proudly announces that he now uses a bust of TR as a doorstop in a symbolic show of his displeasure.
Anne hugged Patricia, and departed for her own room, stumbling over the doorstop as she went out.The Mystery of Arnold Hall|Helen M. Persons
Then he put it on the rim of the chest in such a position that if the lid were to fall it would be stopped by the doorstop.The Eyes Have It|Gordon Randall Garrett