A hinge composed of two dishes mounted on abutting surfaces of a door and door jamb and joined up with by a pin.
A kind of hinge found in dangling doorways, cover, covers, etc.; so-named because fastened in the edge of the door, which butts from the framework, end molding, and casing, instead of on its face, such as the strap hinge; also known as butt.
Same as butt, 4.
a hinge mortised flush in to the side of the door and jamb
A figure of speech in which the expression is an evident exaggeration of the meaning intended to be conveyed or by which things are represented as much greater or less better or worse than they really are a statement exaggerated fancifully through excitement or for effect...