door|post [ˈdo:pəust US ˈdo:rpoust] n
one of two upright posts on either side of a doorway

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  • Doorpost — Door post , n. The jamb or sidepiece of a doorway. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • doorpost — UK [ˈdɔː(r)ˌpəʊst] / US [ˈdɔrˌpoʊst] noun [countable] Word forms doorpost : singular doorpost plural doorposts one of the two upright pieces of wood at the sides of a door …   English dictionary

  • doorpost — noun Date: 1535 doorjamb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • doorpost — /dawr pohst , dohr /, n. doorjamb. [1525 35; DOOR + POST1] * * * …   Universalium

  • doorpost — noun doorjamb …   Wiktionary

  • doorpost — Synonyms and related words: French door, Samson post, archway, back door, baluster, balustrade, banister, barway, bulkhead, carriage entrance, cellar door, cellarway, door, doorjamb, doorway, front door, gate, gatepost, gateway, hatch, hatchway,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • doorpost — door|post [ dɔr,poust ] noun count one of the two upright pieces of wood at the sides of a door: DOORJAMB …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • doorpost — n. vertical piece of a door forming the side of a doorway, doorjamb …   English contemporary dictionary

  • doorpost — doorstop …   Anagrams dictionary

  • doorpost — noun an upright part of a door frame …   English new terms dictionary