- a grating, hatch, or small opening in a wall, esp a ticket-office window
C19: from French
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It came as he took the tickets at the guichet; and it was not of his doing, but of hers.The Tower of Oblivion
Lassie cried delightedly; "a regular Tourangean porte with a guichet!"In a Mysterious Way
Guichet, having just lighted his cigar, forgot to put it to his lips.
But Guichet again looked at the drawing, and again shook his head.
Then he shrugged in resignation, and trotted over to the guichet.Alias The Lone Wolf
Louis Joseph Vance