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adjective [only before noun]     door-to-door pronunciation in American English
  1. 1
    going to all the houses in a particular area, for example in order to sell something or to ask for information or votes

    a door-to-door salesman

    a door-to-door collection for a conservation fund

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  2. 2
    taking someone or something directly from one place to the place they need to go to

    a door-to-door delivery service

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