sliding door


sliding door
noun
a door that opens by sliding instead of swinging
Hypernyms: ↑door
Hyponyms: ↑barn door
Part Meronyms: ↑paneling, ↑panelling, ↑pane

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noun, pl ⋯ doors [count]
: a door that opens and closes by sliding sideways instead of by swinging on hinges

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ˌsliding ˈdoor [sliding door] noun
a door that slides across an opening rather than swinging away from it

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • sliding door — n a door that opens by sliding to one side …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Sliding door — A sliding door is a type of door which opens horizontally by sliding, whereby the door is either mounted on or suspended from a track. Types of sliding doors include pocket doors, Arcadia doors, and bypass doors. Sliding doors are commonly used… …   Wikipedia

  • sliding door — UK [ˌslaɪdɪŋ ˈdɔː(r)] / US [ˌslaɪdɪŋ ˈdɔr] noun [countable] Word forms sliding door : singular sliding door plural sliding doors a door that you open and close by sliding it …   English dictionary

  • sliding door — sliding doors N COUNT Sliding doors are doors which slide together rather than swinging on hinges …   English dictionary

  • sliding door — door that slides on a horizontal axis …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sliding door — slid|ing door [ ,slaıdıŋ dɔr ] noun count a door that you open and close by sliding it …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sliding door — noun A door that opens and closes by sliding to the side; sometimes one of a pair …   Wiktionary

  • sliding door — /slaɪdɪŋ ˈdɔ/ (say sluyding daw) noun a door designed to open by sliding sideways …   Australian English dictionary

  • sliding door — noun (C) a door that slides open rather than swinging from one side …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Sliding door (vehicle) — A Sliding door is a type of door that opens by sliding (usually horizontally), whereby the door is either mounted on or suspended from a track. These aren t usually used in small vehicles, but generally they re most commonly used for minibuses… …   Wikipedia


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