guichet

Word Origin for guichet

C19: from French
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Examples from the Web for guichet

Historical Examples of guichet

  • It came as he took the tickets at the guichet; and it was not of his doing, but of hers.

  • Lassie cried delightedly; "a regular Tourangean porte with a guichet!"

  • Guichet, having just lighted his cigar, forgot to put it to his lips.

    In the Days of My Youth

    Amelia Ann Blandford Edwards

  • But Guichet again looked at the drawing, and again shook his head.

    In the Days of My Youth

    Amelia Ann Blandford Edwards

  • Then he shrugged in resignation, and trotted over to the guichet.

    Alias The Lone Wolf

    Louis Joseph Vance