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doorstep  

EN[-ɛp]
Fpas de la porte
  • NomPLdoorsteps
    1. Step of a door. The threshold of a doorway.
      1. With a little manœuvring they contrived to meet on the doorstep which was […] in a boiling stream of passers-by, hurrying business people speeding past in a flurry of fumes and dust in the bright haze.
    2. (figuratively) One's immediate neighbourhood or locality.
      1. They want to build the prison right on our doorstep; it will only be half a mile away and being that close scares me. ‎
    3. A big slice of bread.
      1. 2003, Diana Wynne Jones, The Merlin Conspiracy", P 241 ISBN 0-06-052318-2
      2. "I cut myself a doorstep of bread with masses of butter and went along to see Romanov while I was eating it."
  • VerbeSGdoorstepsPRdoorsteppingPT, PPdoorstepped
    1. VT (journalism) To corner somebody for an unexpected interview.

    Meaning of doorstep for the defined word.

    Grammaticalement, ce mot "doorstep" est un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un verbes transitif.
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