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synonyms for turnstile

  • bar
  • door
  • doorway
  • exit
  • fence
  • port
  • access
  • conduit
  • egress
  • gateway
  • issue
  • lock
  • opening
  • passage
  • portal
  • portcullis
  • slammer
  • way
  • weir
  • revolving door
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How to use turnstile in a sentence

The first turnstile has already been installed in the Tronchetto district and is being used by select groups as a test run.
MASS SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM SET TO SPOIL SECRET LOVERS’ PARADISEBARBIE LATZA NADEAUOCTOBER 8, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
The idea was that aggressively enforcing even minor crimes — like breaking a window or jumping a subway turnstile — was an effective way to prevent bigger crimes.
WHAT ARE THE POLICE FOR, ANYWAY? (EP. 476)STEPHEN J. DUBNERSEPTEMBER 23, 2021FREAKONOMICS
The crush of tourists had turned the UNESCO World Heritage site into something of a Disneyland with plans then in place to install turnstiles to control the flow in and out of the historical center.
VENICE HAS BANNED CRUISE SHIPS BUT THAT WON’T STOP THEMBARBIE LATZA NADEAUAPRIL 23, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Science does not look for evidence to confirm a preference, such as the sweet sound of loud cheering and turnstiles spinning.
EVERYONE HAS FEELINGS ABOUT CROWD SIZE AT BALLGAMES. LET’S STICK WITH FACTS.THOMAS M. BOSWELLMARCH 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Identity data is captured by cameras concealed as appears to be a normal turnstile.
PODCAST: WHEN YOUR FACE IS YOUR TICKETTATE RYAN-MOSLEYDECEMBER 21, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
We were approaching the corner of Great Turnstile again, but I don't think she noticed it.
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE EVIDENCEOLIVER ONIONS
The old gentleman now took him by the arm, and led him more into the shade of the bridge—a few paces back from the turnstile.
THE WORKS OF EDGAR ALLAN POEEDGAR ALLAN POE
For large entrances, notably for hotels and banks, a form of door working on the turnstile principle is frequently adopted.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 15, SLICE 4VARIOUS
Kim clicked round the self-registering turnstile; the old man followed and halted amazed.
KIMRUDYARD KIPLING
The rest was lost in the clicking of the turnstile that let him through.
THE SYNDICC.M. KORNBLUTH
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TURNSTILE

  • access
  • bar
  • conduit
  • door
  • doorway
  • egress
  • exit
  • fence
  • gateway
  • issue
  • lock
  • opening
  • passage
  • port
  • portal
  • portcullis
  • revolving door
  • slammer
  • turnstile
  • way
  • weir
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.