Meaning of “door-to-door” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “door-to-door” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"door to door" in American English

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door to door

from the beginning of a trip to the end:

The trip takes an hour door to door.
door to door

If you go door to door you stop at or go to every house:

Harris went door to door during the campaign, visiting with voters.

(Definition of “door to door” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"door to door" in Business English

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door to dooradverb

uk us

MARKETING from one house or building to the next:

go/sell/campaign door to door

COMMERCE from the factory directly to a customer's home:

Call toll-free to have your order delivered direct door to door.

door-to-dooradjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˌdɔːtəˈdɔːr/ us

MARKETING going from one house or building to the next in order to sell or ask something:

a door-to-door survey of 1,500 residents
door-to-door sales/salesperson/salesman

COMMERCE delivered from the factory directly to a customer's home:

Instead of offering door-to-door delivery, the firm wants to persuade customers to pick up their purchases.

(Definition of “door to door” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)