Origin of turnstile
Related Words for turnstilebar, fence, exit, door, port, doorway, conduit, opening, lock, passage, access, egress, portal, way, issue, gateway, slammer, weir, portcullis
Examples from the Web for turnstile
Contemporary Examples of turnstile
Unfortunately Lauren is watching this entire scene wedged in the turnstile by the Maclaren.
He jumps out, goes through the turnstile, and enters the next train as it pulls into the station.
Historical Examples of turnstile
One must pass through a turnstile before these wonders are accessible.Highways & Byways in Sussex
A balanced barrier to a passage in a fort, of the nature of a turnstile.The Sailor's Word-Book
William Henry Smyth
They paid their two halfpennies at the turnstile and crossed the bridge.Sons and Lovers
David Herbert Lawrence
A railing should be built in front of the turnstile to block the passage on that side.The Boy Craftsman
A. Neely Hall
If you want to know what that means, go somewhere and watch a turnstile.The Arrow of Fire
Roy J. Snell