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Sandwich vs. Doorstop

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Sandwichnoun

A dish or foodstuff where two or more slices of bread serve as the wrapper or container of some other food.

Doorstopnoun

Any device or object used to halt the motion of a door, as a large or heavy object, a wedge, or some piece of hardware fixed to the floor, door or wall.

Sandwichnoun

Any combination formed by layering one type of material between two layers of some other material.

Doorstopnoun

(jocular) A large book, which by implication could be used to stop a door.

Sandwichnoun

(UK) A layer cake or sandwich cake.

Doorstopnoun

(British) (in error for doorstep) A thick sandwich.

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Sandwichverb

To place one item between two other, usually flat, items

Doorstopnoun

(Australia) An interview with a politician or other public figure (apparently informal or spontaneous but often planned), as they enter or leave a building.

Sandwichverb

(figuratively) To put or set something between two others, in time.

Doorstopnoun

The block or strip of wood or similar material which stops, at the right place, the shutting of a door; any object used to stop open doors from moving.

Sandwichadjective

(US) Of a meal or serving size that is smaller than a dinner.

Doorstopnoun

a stop that keeps open doors from moving

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Sandwichnoun

Two pieces of bread and butter with a thin slice of meat, cheese, or the like, between them.

Doorstop

A doorstop (also door stopper, door stop or door wedge) is an object or device used to hold a door open or closed, or to prevent a door from opening too widely. The same word is used to refer to a thin slat built inside a door frame to prevent a door from swinging through when closed.

Sandwichverb

To make into a sandwich; also, figuratively, to insert between portions of something dissimilar; to form of alternate parts or things, or alternating layers of a different nature; to interlard.

Sandwichnoun

two (or more) slices of bread with a filling between them

Sandwichverb

make into a sandwich

Sandwichverb

insert or squeeze tightly between two people or objects;

‘She was sandwiched in her airplane seat between two fat men’;

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Sandwichnoun

an item of food consisting of two pieces of bread with a filling between them, eaten as a light meal

‘a ham sandwich’;

Sandwichnoun

a sponge cake of two or more layers with jam or cream between.

Sandwichnoun

something that is constructed like or has the form of a sandwich.

Sandwichnoun

relating to a sandwich course

‘the degree includes a sandwich year’;

Sandwichverb

insert or squeeze (someone or something) between two other people or things, typically in a restricted space or so as to be uncomfortable

‘the girl was sandwiched between two burly men in the back of the car’;

Sandwich

A sandwich is a food typically consisting of vegetables, sliced cheese or meat, placed on or between slices of bread, or more generally any dish wherein bread serves as a container or wrapper for another food type. The sandwich began as a portable, convenient finger food in the Western world, though over time it has become prevalent worldwide.

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