Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.doorhandle - a knob used to release the catch when opening a door (often called `doorhandle' in Great Britain)doorhandle - a knob used to release the catch when opening a door (often called `doorhandle' in Great Britain)
exterior door, outside door - a doorway that allows entrance to or exit from a building
knob - a round handle
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
References in periodicals archive ?
Additionally, Special Vehicle Operations' bespoke personalisation team offers SV Coupe clients the opportunity to indulge their desire to create a truly unique vehicle to their exacting taste, granting access to 100 more paint colours, plus unique 'match to sample' hues, with a range of finishes; duo-tone front and rear leather colours with a bespoke quilt pattern; contrast stitching; headrest embroidery; doorhandle and treadplate engraving and semi-precious metal badging.
A glass panel on the door allows passers-by to survey books, and the doorhandle is in the shape of a dragonfly.
Cakes of soap are placed in the basins of fountains, a train station sign acquires a doorhandle, a drinking fountain gets a plug.
Turns out Stevie already ate the black pearl for dinner with a fried doorhandle, but never mind.
Then, somewhat philosophically, he remarks that one of the pleasures of the protracted British Library project was that almost every drawing for every detail, down to the merest doorhandle, passed across his drawing-board and was also worked out, where appropriate, in three dimensions: a fastidiousness typical of his approach to his collecting as well as to his practice.
Francine curves her fingers around the doorhandle, pulls it open, and steps into the smoky light as if she were a woman with red boots who had someone waiting for her.
Scott Miller, 29, and wife Lindsey, 33, had altered the doorhandle so Nathan - described as a "handful" and "worse than Dennis the Menace" - could not get out.
And a prisoner was shown standing handcuffed on a box with his leg through his arms and his ankle chained to a doorhandle.
Even the mid-life facelift that saw fresh models wheeled out last month was widely described in the business as being ``a doorhandle launch'', except that the doors didn't alter.