Origin of doorway
Examples from the Web for doorway
The man pleaded with them while his wife stood in the doorway of the bus holding their baby.On the Bus: Ukraine’s Frontline Express Across the Battle Lines|Ted Phillips|September 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Looking for a place to get a salad, we pass a gift shop with a rack of dresses near the doorway.The Stacks: The Inimitable Albert Brooks Caught at the Dawn of His Movie Career|Paul Slansky|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He pushed past a female curate and raced towards the exit, but Father Andrew Cain got to the doorway first.
He is standing in a doorway looking at his wife, who is sitting in front of a computer wearing a telephone headset.
Boris sprang through the doorway and I followed; but we were too late.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Soon after passing beneath the lamp mademoiselle vanished into a doorway.The Albert Gate Mystery|Louis Tracy
But Earle, following the spectacled man out of the room, stopped in the doorway.Frank of Freedom Hill|Samuel A. Derieux
They were just returning to the shelter of the doorway when two shots rang out, but neither was effective.The Campaign of the Jungle|Edward Stratemeyer
At the rear, a doorway, heavily curtained, leads into another room.Fifty Contemporary One-Act Plays|Various
The rock chamber was full of fine spray from the streams of water that shot over the doorway.Song of the Lark|Willa Cather