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    wicket door

    Hello teachers,

    With regard to the dictionary, the term 'wicket door' is deemed 'old use'.
    I wonder if it's true in your eyes, native English speakers?
    If it's so, what is the common modern term for it?

    Thank you.

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    Re: wicket door

    It's a VERY old, term. You probably will never use it. But maybe your grandmother's cottage still has a wicket door. The "wicket" is part of the door's contruction. Nowadays, we might say screen door or back porch doo. Just us "door."


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    Re: wicket door

    Generally we would not use it in relation to a door, but to a gate.

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