Meaning of “front door” in the English Dictionary

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"front door" in British English

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front doornoun [ C ]

uk /ˌfrʌnt ˈdɔːr/ us /ˌfrʌnt ˈdɔːr/

Examples from literature

  • A determined knock and ring came at the front door. 
  • I went into the yard and walked across the dirty cobbles to the front door. 
  • Presently she heard the front door open and close softly. 
  • The front door slammed sharply. 
  • There was a steady stream of people through the front door now. 

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