Definition of doorstep noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

doorstep

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈdɔrstɛp//
 
 
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  • a step outside a door of a building, or the area that is very close to the door The police turned up on their doorstep at 3 o'clock this morning.
  • Idioms
    on the/your doorstep
     
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    very close to where a person lives The nightlife is great, with bars and clubs right on the doorstep.