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An upright post on which a gate is hung or against which it closes.
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a. the post on which a gate is hung
b. the post to which a gate is fastened when closed
2. between you, me, and the gatepost confidentially
3. (Logic) logic another name for turnstile3
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the vertical post on which a gate is suspended by hinges, or the post against which the gate is closed.
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|Noun||1.||gatepost - either of two posts that bound a gate|
post - an upright consisting of a piece of timber or metal fixed firmly in an upright position; "he set a row of posts in the ground and strung barbwire between them"
shutting post - the gatepost against which the gate closes
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gatepost[ˈgeɪtpəʊst] N → poste m (de una puerta)
between you, me, and the gatepost → en confianza, entre nosotros
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
gatepost[ˈgeɪtˌpəʊst] n → pilastrino del cancello
between you, me and the gatepost (fig) (fam) → che resti tra noi
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995