turnstile

All Noun Adjective
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  • We drew up before the front garden and entered by a turnstile with flying arms. Cited from Heralds of Empire, by Agnes C. Laut
  • We have reached the turnstile that gives issue from the park to the road. Cited from Nancy, by Rhoda Broughton
  • And thus he went on, although she was close behind him, across the street and to the turnstile. Cited from The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come by John Fox Jr
  • The subject has only been gradually turning round as I pushed, like a turnstile. Cited from Wych Hazel, by Susan and Anna Warner
  • There is an additional full-height turnstile entrance at the east end.
  • The new turnstile program first began at the World Trade Center station.
  • A man from the turnstile came up here and inquired what was the matter. Cited from Lying Prophets, by Eden Phillpotts
  • Before me I saw the turnstile which led to a cable railway. Cited from Jacqueline of Golden River, by H. M. Egbert
  • There is no one on the platform to meet us, and we push our way through the turnstile. Cited from A Student in Arms, by Donald Hankey
  • Each one has a turnstile bank and two street stairs.
  • Entry is via turnstile at the north end of the stadium, which has a covered standing area behind the goal.
  • Two cannot pass the turnstile at the same time. Cited from Expositions/Holy Scripture: Ezekiel, etc., by Alexander Maclaren
  • But if I could be back in America I would not mind being caught in a turnstile all day. Cited from As Seen By Me, by Lilian Bell
  • They passed through the turnstile, and caught sight of the telegraph-board. Cited from Psmith in the City, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • Direct payment by coins at turnstile is also accepted but no change will be provided.
  • The rate of people passing through the optical turnstile is high, with less delay than other methods.
  • Something clicked behind me like the turnstile at the gate of a show. Cited from Prester John, by John Buchan
  • As they cross the bridge, they are stopped by a turnstile partway across.
  • A turnstile bank provides access to and from the station.
  • Entry into the ground was by manned turnstile and could be made from all stands.
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Words starting with turnstile

Meaning of turnstile

  • noun A gate consisting of a post that acts as a pivot for rotating arms; set in a passageway for controlling the persons entering