noun Chiefly British.
Origin of door handle
Examples from the Web for door handle
The sudden turning of the door-handle, and a quick step upon the threshold, aroused her.A Bride from the Bush|E. W. (Ernest William) Hornung
Taking advantage of a second when Lupin had turned away from him, he suddenly wheeled round and grasped the door-handle.The Confessions of Arsne Lupin|Maurice Leblanc
There was a furious rattling at the door-handle, from the outside, followed by violent ringing.True and Other Stories|George Parsons Lathrop
There was a sound without, not of the footman struggling with dishes and plates and the door-handle, but of middle-aged voices.The Invader|Margaret L. Woods
They caught Toler just as the skirts of his coat had become so entangled in a door-handle that they were torn completely off.