Definition of doormat noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    doormat

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈdɔːmæt//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈdɔːrmæt//
     
     
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  1. 1a small piece of strong material near a door that people can clean their shoes on
  2. 2(informal) a person who allows other people to treat them badly but usually does not complain
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: doormat