noun. ['ˈdɔrˌstɛp'] 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.
- room access
Words that Rhyme with Doorstep
Example sentences of the word doorstep
1. Noun, singular or mass
There was a time when dairy products were delivered to your doorstep and left in a milk box.
Quotes containing the word doorstep
1. The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.
- Paul Strand
2. We read the Golden Rule and judge it to be a brilliant distillation of many of our ethical impulses. And then we come across another of God’s teachings on morality: if a man discovers on his wedding night that his bride is not a virgin, he must stone her to death on her father’s doorstep (Deuteronomy 22:13-21).
- Sam Harris
3. The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.
- Benjamin Franklin