Idioms for door
Origin of door
OTHER WORDS FROM doordoor·less, adjectivehalf-door, adjective, noun
Words nearby door
British Dictionary definitions for leave the door open
- a hinged or sliding panel for closing the entrance to a room, cupboard, etc
- (in combination)doorbell; doorknob
Word Origin for door
Idioms and Phrases with leave the door open (1 of 2)
Allow for further action or discussion. For example, This will's terms leave the door open for fighting among the heirs. This metaphoric expression transfers the invitation implied by an open door to future events. Also see open the door to.
Idioms and Phrases with leave the door open (2 of 2)
see at death's door; at one's door; back door; beat a path to someone's door; behind closed doors; close the door on; darken one's door; foot in the door; keep the wolf from the door; lay at someone's door; leave the door open; lock the barn door; next door to; open doors; open the door to; see someone out (to the door); show someone out (to the door); show someone the door.