Definition of "doorstone" [door•stone]

  • The stone forming a threshold. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "doorstone" in a sentence
  • "The faintest shiver of excitement hung in the air, and as soon as his foot touched the doorstone Aline came flying to the doorway with open arms."
  • "The sun in her uncovered, waving hair glittered as she hesitated an instant on the doorstone, and shivered lightly at the embrace of the frosty air."
  • "Not, however, unless the threshold were greased or had too shaky a doorstone."