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synonyms for doorpost

  • panel
  • pole
  • column
  • leg
  • mast
  • newel
  • pale
  • palisade
  • pedestal
  • picket
  • pile
  • pillar
  • prop
  • rail
  • shaft
  • stake
  • standard
  • stilt
  • stock
  • stud
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How to use doorpost in a sentence

Leaning against the doorpost as though dozing, the old woman stared in the direction of the tavern.
A SPORTSMAN'S SKETCHESIVAN TURGENEV
A man was sitting on the steps, leaning against the doorpost.
RUTH FIELDING IN THE RED CROSSALICE B. EMERSON
The long mud nest is built upright, often in the angle of a doorpost or panel; and always added to, and entered from, below.
AT LASTCHARLES KINGSLEY
He left the doorpost, straightened his bowed back, and laid a hand on the wooden latch.
THE MAGNETIC NORTHELIZABETH ROBINS (C. E. RAIMOND)
“It would be well to make the effort,” he said gently, looking over his shoulder at her as she leaned against the doorpost.
THE ROAD TO FRONTENACSAMUEL MERWIN
Anthony, his old trusted servant, was leaning against the doorpost, as if he feared to fall.
WITHIN AN INCH OF HIS LIFEEMILE GABORIAU
The Queen looked over her shoulder and caught the glint of his red heel as it went past the doorpost.
THE FIFTH QUEEN CROWNEDFORD MADOX FORD
She shook her bright head against the doorpost and shut her soft lips into a straight line.
THARON OF LOST VALLEYVINGIE E. ROE
She leaned against the doorpost and looked at her right hand strangely, as if she expected to see blood on it.
THE INTOXICATED GHOSTARLO BATES
Mr. Chase, leaning against the doorpost, listened with open mouth and distended eyeballs.
SHIP'S COMPANY, THE ENTIRE COLLECTIONW.W. JACOBS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DOORPOST

  • column
  • doorpost
  • leg
  • mast
  • newel
  • pale
  • palisade
  • panel
  • pedestal
  • picket
  • pile
  • pillar
  • pole
  • prop
  • rail
  • shaft
  • stake
  • standard
  • stilt
  • stock
  • stud
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.