Definition of half-door in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈhafˌdôr/


A door of half the usual size, typically covering the bottom half of an opening (e.g., in a stable).
Example sentences
  • Sabrina reached Electron's stall that had extra bars over the opening where the top half of the half-door would usually be, so he couldn't snap at the passing mares.
  • In the companion piece (in the Museo Civico, Milan) she gossips over a half-door, telling some emphatic tale, perhaps about the loss of her songbird.
  • On offer for €350,000, the two-bedroom bungalow has a Valentia slate floor, sash windows, a traditional half-door and just over an acre of land.

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Syllabification: half-door

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