Definition of 'doorman'
Example sentences containing 'doorman'
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Dorling, a nightclub doorman, has protested his innocence for the ten years he has been serving a life sentence. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In his previous life he was a gym instructor and a nightclub doorman. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He also worked as a nightclub doorman in the city. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Tell the doorman you'll catch him next time. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is no club room, doorman or visible concierge. Times, Sunday Times (2013)TWO men were being quizzed last night over the attempted murder of a pub doorman. The Sun (2006)The chief suspect is her ex-boyfriend, a nightclub doorman. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He was jailed for 10 years last November for an attack on a nightclub doorman. The Sun (2007)The unemployed former doorman was found guilty of murder at Manchester crown court and was sentenced to a minimum of 15 years. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Moat, a former club doorman, was driven not only by jealousy but by an apparently paranoid hatred of the police. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'doorman'
British English: doorman /ˈdɔːˌmæn; -mən/ NOUN
A doorman is a man who stands at the door of a club, prevents unwanted people from coming in, and makes people leave if they cause trouble.
He was working as a club doorman.
- American English: doorman
- Arabic: بُوَّاب
- Brazilian Portuguese: porteiro
- Chinese: 门卫
- Croatian: vratar
- Czech: dveřník
- Danish: dørmand
- Dutch: portier
- European Spanish: portero
- Finnish: ovimies
- French: portier
- German: Portier
- Greek: θυρωρός
- Italian: portiere custode
- Japanese: ドアマン
- Korean: 문지기
- Norwegian: dørvakt
- Polish: portier
- European Portuguese: porteiro
- Romanian: portar
- Russian: швейцар
- Spanish: portero
- Swedish: vaktmästare
- Thai: คนเปิดประตูหน้าโรงแรมหรืออาคารต่างๆ
- Turkish: kapıcı
- Ukrainian: швейцар
- Vietnamese: người gác cửa
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