outside door


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Noun1.outside door - a doorway that allows entrance to or exit from a buildingoutside door - a doorway that allows entrance to or exit from a building
back entrance, backdoor, back door - an entrance at the rear of a building
building, edifice - a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"
doorhandle, doorknob - a knob used to release the catch when opening a door (often called `doorhandle' in Great Britain)
doorlock - a lock on an exterior door
doorway, room access, door, threshold - the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close; "he stuck his head in the doorway"
Dutch door, half door - an exterior door divided in two horizontally; either half can be closed or open independently
front door, front entrance - exterior door (at the entrance) at the front of a building
flexible joint, hinge - a joint that holds two parts together so that one can swing relative to the other
paneling, panelling, pane - a panel or section of panels in a wall or door
side door, side entrance - an exterior door at one side of a building
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The commissionaire put his finger on the bell of the outside door.
He jumped for the outside door and laid his ear against it and listened, pale and kind of panting.
There was the sound of a key being hastily fitted into the lock of the outside door.
Someone moved from the window, and a minute or two later there was the sound of the passage door as it came unstuck, then the latch of the outside door clicked and a tall white-bearded peasant, with a sheepskin coat thrown over his white holiday shirt, pushed his way out holding the door firmly against the wind, followed by a lad in a red shirt and high leather boots.
Suddenly steadied by the presence of this unlooked-for emergency, he closed the outside door and relit the lamp with firm fingers.
It was dug out under the wing of the house, was plastered and cemented, with a stairway and an outside door by which the men came and went.
The outside door had been left open, and Captain Nemo closed it as soon as we had entered the first cell.
We lived just out of town, in a lonely place; the house was old, with convenient little back windows, and five outside doors.
The reason why horseshoes are hung on the outside door may have to do with the common belief that witches were only able to perform their chicanery inside a building.
Police officers found that the thieves had come to the warehouse in a car, when no security guard was on duty, and had broken the surveillance camera installed on the outside door.
The extension has no outside door and the one into the existing house had not been knocked through, so the only access was via a space for a window.
In addition, sporty, on-road-oriented 17-inch and 18-inch aluminium alloy wheels, outside door mirrors with built-in turn signal lamps, and new body colours add to the SUV's overall appeal.