Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 12/23/18 Doorbuster

Doorbuster (noun)
doorbuster or door-bust·er [dawr-buhs-ter, dohr‐]


noun
1. Informal .
a. a retail item that is heavily discounted for a very limited time in order to draw customers to the store.
b. the price of such an item.
2. a device used to forcibly open a door.
3. a person who breaks into a place by force.


Origin: First recorded in 1890–1900; door + buster

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