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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Going to or making appeals at residences, as when selling or canvassing: a door-to-door sales representative.
  • adj. Delivered directly from a store or business to a residence: promised door-to-door delivery.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Going from house to house, when selling, delivering or asking for something.
  • adj. Sent or delivered from a store or factory directly to a house.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. direct without intermediate changes of vehicle; -- of e.g. journeys or deliveries.
  • adj. omitting no one; from the door of one house to that of the next.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. omitting no one; from the door of one house to that of the next
  • adj. (of e.g. journeys or deliveries) direct from point of origin to point of destination


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