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If you’re a doormat in your life but you’re smashing dishes elsewhere, I don’t think that’s really helping.
STRESSED? TRY SCREAMING. YES, REALLY.SARA KILEY WATSONJANUARY 8, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Gipsy left the room as requested, but she stood for a moment or two on the doormat outside, shaking her head solemnly.
THE LEADER OF THE LOWER SCHOOLANGELA BRAZIL
A good doormat too shabby to put before the front door is a treasure to lay before the washtubs.
THE LIBRARY OF WORK AND PLAY: HOUSEKEEPINGELIZABETH HALE GILMAN
If Fate has been kind she has been disillusioned, and if Destiny has used her for a doormat, no matter.
LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF THE GREAT, VOL. 13ELBERT HUBBARD
And anyway he'd be blessed if he lay around in the way any longer like a doormat with "Welcome" inscribed upon the surface.
THE PALACE OF DARKENED WINDOWSMARY HASTINGS BRADLEY
And you let her walk over you, chuck you out as if you was a wornout doormat she'd wiped her boots on, and never said a word.
THANKFUL'S INHERITANCEJOSEPH C. LINCOLN
But piracy without drunken disorder, piracy that wiped its feet on the doormat and hung its hat on the rack!
THE PAGAN MADONNAHAROLD MACGRATH
Dr Orion Hood paused for one instant on the doormat and drank in the whole scene of voiceless violence.
THE WISDOM OF FATHER BROWNG. K. CHESTERTON
Even while he swears himself a doormat, yet with a magnificent inconsistence he lifts his eyes higher than her boots.
MAMMON AND CO.E. F. BENSON
At the end of three minutes the dog had not moved, and I was down on the doormat unlacing my soaked boots.
MCCLURE'S MAGAZINE, VOL. 6, NO. 5, APRIL, 1896VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO DOORMAT

  • another's action boob
  • chump
  • doormat
  • dupe
  • easy mark
  • fall guy
  • fool
  • goat
  • gull
  • mark
  • patsy
  • pigeon
  • pushover
  • sacrifice
  • sap
  • schmuck
  • sitting duck
  • stooge
  • sucker
  • victim
  • weakling
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