noun, plural turn·keys.
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The turnkey gave it as the result of his experience that some of 'em was and some of 'em wasn't.
Upon which door the turnkey knocked with the handle of his key.
But the turnkey thanked them, and said, 'No, on the whole it was enough to see other people's children there.'
So, the turnkey thought about it all his life, and died intestate after all.
As it approached, there was not a Collegian within doors, nor a turnkey absent.