Meaning of “trap door” in the English Dictionary


"trap door" in American English

See all translations

trap doornoun [ C ]

us /ˈtræp ˈdɔr/

a door in a floor or ceiling that leads to another, often hidden room:

In the middle of the living room was a trap door to the cellar.

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