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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A rug for wiping one's feet before entering a home; A person who is physically weak and ineffectual.

Usage examples (38)
  • My favourite out of all the catalogues that plop onto the doormat is the Lakeland one.
  • And my "Come Back with a Warrant" doormat is a hit with everyone who has seen it.
  • The whole of the entrance hall is covered in doormat.
  • My townhouse came with a doormat, which is now at least four years old. for more
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