She goes to the door and ushers in a tall, handsome man, impeccably put together.
But Daniels has left herself wiggle room with relatively mild public comments that leave the door ajar.
“I realized these rude people were encroaching upon my personal life—my own fault, mind you—for opening the door,” he said.
My goal is to keep breaking the door open wider so Hollywood doesn't say, 'No, you can't star a woman in this.'
That opened the door to a question about his age, that he would be 66 if elected president in 2016.
I left the station-master's office, and found the poor Alsatian waiting at the door.
At the top she breathed a moment and then knocked at a door before her.
We should have the keys of the door that led to the all-important rooms.
Uncle Peter stood in a flood of light at the door of his room.
Two eyes near the door were gleaming with the light of fiendish triumph.
Middle English merger of Old English dor (neuter; plural doru) "large door, gate," and Old English duru (fem., plural dura) "door, gate, wicket;" both from Proto-Germanic *dur- (cf. Old Saxon duru, Old Norse dyrr, Danish dør, Old Frisian dure, Old High German turi, German Tür).
The Germanic words are from PIE *dhwer- "a doorway, a door, a gate" (cf. Greek thura, Latin foris, Gaulish doro "mouth," Gothic dauro "gate," Sanskrit dvárah "door, gate," Old Persian duvara- "door," Old Prussian dwaris "gate," Russian dver' "a door").
The base form is frequently in dual or plural, leading to speculation that houses of the original Indo-Europeans had doors with two swinging halves. Middle English had both dure and dor; form dore predominated by 16c., but was supplanted by door.
A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of. [Ogden Nash]