Synonyms of threshold in English:

threshold

noun

  • 1 they stood on the threshold of the church
    doorstep, sill, doorsill, doorway, entrance, entry, way in, door, gate, gateway, portal, approach
  • 2 these young people are at the threshold of their careers
    start, starting point, beginning, brink, verge, edge, dawn, birth, origin, inception, conception, opening, launch, inauguration, institution, initiation, debut, creation, day one
    informal kick-off
    formal commencement
    [Antonyms] end
  • 3 100 dB is close to the human threshold of pain
    lower limit, starting point, minimum, margin; Psychologylimen
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    liminal relating to a threshold

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