folding door

See synonyms for folding door on
  1. a door with hinged sections that can be folded flat against one another when opened.

Origin of folding door

First recorded in 1605–15

Words Nearby folding door Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use folding door in a sentence

  • She pushed open a folding door leading into what had been her parlor.

    Wayside Courtships | Hamlin Garland
  • At length Mrs. Arras rose, and opening a folding-door, beckoned me into the adjoining room.

    Wild Western Scenes | John Beauchamp Jones
  • The entrance into the fort is through a folding door or gate, over which, throughout the night, a watch is constantly placed.

  • He sped noiselessly to the folding door and forced one back, revealing Officer Murphy.

    Officer 666 | Barton W. Currie
  • But suddenly two of the men bore heavily on the folding-door, which gave way before their thrust and let the whole gang through.

    The Golden Triangle | Maurice Leblanc

British Dictionary definitions for folding door

folding door

  1. a door in the form of two or more vertical hinged leaves that can be folded one against another

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