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doorstepnoun [C]

 us   /ˈdɔrˌstep, ˈdoʊr-/
a ​stepoutside the ​door to a ​building: fig. We need to be more ​proactive and ​seek out ​dangers before they’re on ​our doorstep (= too near to be ​ignored).
(Definition of doorstep from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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doorstepnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdɔː.step/  us   /ˈdɔːr.step/

doorstepverb

uk   /ˈdɔː.step/  us   /ˈdɔːr.step/ (-pp-) UK
(Definition of doorstep from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “doorstep”
in Chinese (Simplified) 台阶, (门前的)台阶…
in Turkish eşik, kapı girişi…
in Russian крыльцо…
in Chinese (Traditional) 台階, (門前的)台階…
in Polish próg…
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