doorway Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"doorway" in British English

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doorwaynoun [C]

uk   /ˈdɔː.weɪ/  us   /ˈdɔːr-/
C2 the ​space in a ​wall where a ​dooropens, or a ​coveredarea just ​outside a ​door
(Definition of doorway from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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doorwaynoun [C]

 us   /ˈdɔrˌweɪ, ˈdoʊr-/
the ​space for a ​door through which you go into and out of a ​room or ​building
(Definition of doorway from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “doorway”
in Arabic مَدْخَل البِناية…
in Korean 출입구…
in Portuguese entrada, vão de porta…
in Catalan entrada, portal…
in Japanese 出入口, 戸口…
in Chinese (Simplified) 出入口,门口…
in Turkish kapı aralığı, giriş…
in Russian вход…
in Chinese (Traditional) 出入口,門口…
in Italian entrata, vano (della porta)…
in Polish drzwi, próg…
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