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doornoun [C]

 us   /dɔr, doʊr/
a ​flat, usually ​rectangular, ​object that is ​fixed at one ​edge and is used to ​close the ​entrance to something such as a ​room, ​building, or ​vehicle, or the ​entrance itself: the ​front/back door We’d like to ​rent a four-door ​car. I’ll ​meet you at the ​main door of the ​library. Would you ​open/​close/​shut the door, ​please? The door to his ​bedroom was ​locked from the inside. Mom, there’s someone at the door (= ​outside the ​front door).
Door is also used to refer to a ​house or other ​building: Samlives just a few doors away/up/down from us. They ​live next door to us (= in the ​house beside ours).
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doornoun [C]

uk   /dɔːr/  us   /dɔːr/
A1 a ​flatobject that is used to ​close the ​entrance of something such as a ​room or ​building, or the ​entrance itself: the ​front door the back door a ​car door a ​sliding door The door to his ​bedroom was ​locked. We could ​hear someone ​knocking at/on the door. Could you open/​close/​shut the door, ​please? She ​asked me to answer the door (= go and ​open it for someone).
be on the door
to ​work at the ​entrance of a ​building, ​collectingtickets or ​preventingparticularpeople from ​entering
used to refer to a ​house or other ​building: Sam only ​lives a few doors (away/up/down) from us. The ​people next door (to us) (= ​living in the ​house next to us) aren't very ​friendly.
out of doors
outside in the ​openair

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(Definition of door from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “door”
in Korean 문…
in Arabic باب…
in Malaysian pintu, mencapai…
in French porte, voie…
in Russian дверь, вход…
in Chinese (Traditional) 門, 房子,建築物…
in Italian porta…
in Turkish kapı, giriş, antre…
in Polish drzwi…
in Spanish puerta…
in Vietnamese cái cửa, phương tiện để đạt được cái gì…
in Portuguese porta…
in Thai ประตู, วิธีการ…
in German die Tür, das Tor…
in Catalan porta…
in Japanese ドア…
in Chinese (Simplified) 门, 房子,建筑物…
in Indonesian pintu, sarana…
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