doorknob

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door·knob

 (dôr′nŏb′)
n.
A knob-shaped handle for opening and closing a door.

doorknob

(ˈdɔːnɒb)
n
a knob that is turned or pushed to open a door

door•knob

(ˈdɔrˌnɒb, ˈdoʊr-)

n.
the handle or knob by which a door is opened or closed.
[1840–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.doorknob - a knob used to release the catch when opening a door (often called `doorhandle' in Great Britain)doorknob - 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
Translations
سُقّاطَةُ الباب
klika
dørgrebdørhåndtag
kilincsgomb
hurîarhúnn
kvaka
kapı tokmağıtokmak

doorknob

[ˈdɔːnɒb] Npomo m de la puerta, manilla f (LAm)

doorknob

[ˈdɔːrnɒb] nbouton m de porte, poignée f de portedoor-knocker [ˈdɔːrnɒkər] nheurtoir m

doorknob

[ˈdɔːˌnɒb] npomello

door

(doː) noun
1. the usually hinged barrier, usually of wood, which closes the entrance of a room, house etc. He knocked loudly on the door.
2. a means of achieving something. the door to success.
ˈdoorknob noun
a knob-shaped handle for opening and closing a door.
ˈdoorman noun
a man on duty at the door of a hotel, store etc.
ˈdoormat noun
a mat kept in front of the door for people to wipe their feet on.
ˈdoorstep noun
a raised step just outside the door of a house.
ˈdoorway noun
the space usually filled by a door. He was standing in the doorway.
on one's doorstep
very close to where one lives. The Welsh mountains are on our doorstep.
References in classic literature ?
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As his hand rested on the door knob, he was stopped.
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20, Not On The High Street Door knobs are a quick way to make change, and you can swap them around once you get bored.
But you look at things like door knobs there, signs and different pieces of buildings.
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