Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In mining, a small trap-door on a traveling road.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Maxine locked the front door, then we headed out to the garage, intending to exit via the man-door.

    Arcane Circle

  • Maxine locked the front door, then we headed out to the garage, intending to exit via the man-door.

    Arcane Circle

  • “Better safe than sorry,” Maxine said and opened the man-door.

    Arcane Circle

  • Maxine locked the front door, then we headed out to the garage, intending to exit via the man-door.

    Arcane Circle

  • “Better safe than sorry,” Maxine said and opened the man-door.

    Arcane Circle

  • “Better safe than sorry,” Maxine said and opened the man-door.

    Arcane Circle

  • In the old days, they would have opened the front man-door for Kurtz and let him leave wearing a cheap new suit, with his possessions in a brown paper bag.

    Hardcase

  • The Sheraton hotel's two-tower complex uses Seventh Avenue as its alley, with a block-long blank facade, punctuated only by a metal man-door where you're likely to find hotel catering staff hanging out on their smoke breaks.

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  • " He took my arm and pushed open the small man-door at the side of the mill before I could ask what he was afraid of.

    Drums of Autumn

  • "Look there's a small, man-door beside the big truck door.

    The Mystery of the Whispering Mummy

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