Definitions of Trapdoor

  1. A lifting or sliding door covering an opening in a roof or floor. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A door which lifts up in a roof or floor to show an opening beneath. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. Door in a floor or roof. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.

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Usage examples for Trapdoor

  1. " Yes; immediately"; the waitress opens the trapdoor and looks down into the kitchen. – Hunger by Knut Hamsun
  2. Religions do not disappear suddenly through a trapdoor they are extinguished slowly, leaving some of their beliefs and their ceremonies to the religions that follow them. – The Shadow of the Cathedral by Vicente Blasco Ibañez