Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The jamb or sidepiece of a door.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The jamb or sidepiece of a door.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A door-post.

Etymologies

door +‎ cheek (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • It’s a’ deserted now; and I sat on the broken doorcheek three days since, and was glad I couldna see the plight the place was in—but that’s a’ wide o’ the mark.

    Wandering Willie’s Tale

  • "A cauld night and a dreary too," sighed poor Boniface, as he bowed, and hastening to seize the stranger's bridle, buckled it to a ring at the doorcheek; "but the sicht of a visitor does gude to my heart; step in, sir.

    The International Monthly Magazine, Volume 5, No. 1, January, 1852

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