Doorsill

  • 1 Doorsill — Door sill , n. The sill or threshold of a door. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 doorsill — [dôr′sil΄] n. a length of wood, masonry, etc. along the bottom of a doorway; threshold …

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  • 3 doorsill — noun Date: circa 1587 sill 1b …

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  • 4 doorsill — /dawr sil , dohr /, n. the sill of a doorway. [1555 65; DOOR + SILL] * * * …

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  • 5 doorsill — noun The horizontal piece of wood, stone or metal at the threshold of a doorway; a doorstep …

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  • 6 doorsill — n. sill of a doorway, lower horizontal part of a doorway …

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  • 7 doorsill — noun (C) the part of a door frame that you step across when you go through a doorway …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 doorsill — door•sill [[t]ˈdɔrˌsɪl, ˈdoʊr [/t]] n. bui the sill of a doorway • Etymology: 1555–65 …

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  • 9 doorsill — /ˈdɔsɪl/ (say dawsil) noun the sill of a doorway …

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  • 10 doorsill — noun the sill of a door; a horizontal piece of wood or stone that forms the bottom of a doorway and offers support when passing through a doorway • Syn: ↑doorstep, ↑threshold • Hypernyms: ↑sill • Part Holonyms: ↑doorway, ↑door, ↑ …

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  • 11 threshold — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. sill, doorsill, entrance; outset, beginning; limen, threshold of pain, etc. See edge. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [An entrance] Syn. sill, doorsill, vestibule, gate, door, groundsel; see also entrance 1 . 2 …

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  • 12 Miorița — For the village in Constanţa County, see Ciobanu. Mioriţa ( The Little Ewe ) is an old Romanian pastoral ballad and considered one of the most important pieces of Romanian folklore. It has several, quite different in content versions, one of… …

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  • 13 Threshold — Thresh old, n. [OE. threswold, [thorn]reshwold, AS. [thorn]rescwald, [thorn]erscwald, [thorn]erscold, [thorn]rescold, fr. [thorn]rescan, [thorn]erscan, to thresh; akin to Icel. [thorn]reskj[ o]de, [thorn]r[ o]skuldr, Sw. tr[ o]skel, Dan.… …

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  • 14 The Giant Who Had No Heart in His Body — is a Norwegian fairy tale collected by Asbjørnsen and Moe.George MacDonald retold it as The Giant s Heart in Adela Cathcart . A version of the tale also appears in A Book of Giants by Ruth Manning Sanders.ynopsisA king had seven sons, and when… …

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  • 15 Kūčios — (pronEng|ˈkuːtʃoʊs) is the traditional Christmas Eve dinner in Lithuania, held on the twenty fourth of December. This meal is similar to the Twelve dish Christmas Eve supper served in other Baltic Sea countries. The meal is a family occasion… …

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  • 16 Glenn Kopitske murder — Glenn Kopitske (1966 July 31, 2003), a 37 year old man with mental health problems, was murdered by 17 year old Gary Hirte who pleaded temporary insanity after having a sexual encounter with Kopitske.The backgroundGlenn KopitskeGlenn Kopitske was …

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  • 17 Murder of Glenn Kopitske — Glenn Kopitske (1966 July 31, 2003), age 37, was murdered by 17 year old Gary Hirte in Wisconsin on July 31, 2003. Hirte initially admitted to killing Kopitske to see if he could get away with it . However, he later claimed to have experienced… …

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  • 18 sill — Synonyms and related words: base, basement, basis, bearing wall, bed, bedding, bedrock, doorsill, doorstone, floor, flooring, fond, footing, foundation, fundament, fundamental, ground, grounds, groundsel, groundwork, hardpan, mudsill, pavement,… …

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  • 19 threshold — Synonyms and related words: French door, archway, back door, barway, beginning, border line, bound, boundary, boundary condition, boundary line, bourn, break boundary, breakoff point, brink, bulkhead, carriage entrance, ceiling, cellar door,… …

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  • 20 — 【곤】 문지망; 치다 두드리다 木부 7획 (총11획) [a] doorsill [b] doorjamb …

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