gatepost gatepost

Definition(s):

  • (n) either of two posts that bound a gate

Usage(s):

  1. Lunik III was deflected by the moon's gravity, which made it veer in the moon's direction, like a child swinging on a gatepost.
  2. Then the White House driveway filled, gatepost to gatepost, with a moving mass.
  3. Knowing that any sudden movement of the fence would set off an electric alarm, he propped the ladder near a gatepost for added support.

News

  1. Big Flats golfer earns Player of the Year honors

    A Hector man who chained himself to a gatepost to protest a natural gas facility was sentenced... - 6:27 pm
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Elmira Star-Gazette

  2. Schuyler gas storage protester plans to appeal trespassing conviction

    A Hector man who chained himself to a gatepost to protest a natural gas facility was sentenced... - 6:27 pm
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Elmira Star-Gazette

  3. Commentary: Spurs were headed for title before devastating loss

    A Hector man who chained himself to a gatepost to protest a natural gas facility was sentenced... - 6:27 pm
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Elmira Star-Gazette

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Quotes

  1. "I hit the same gatepost that Marcus Gronholm hit two years ago," said Petter.
    on Dec 2, 2006 By: Petter Solberg Source: Motorsport.com

  2. "When we're bowling, Morne will come over and put his arm on my head and lean on me like I'ma gatepost or something - the big guys give me a lot of stick," Steyn said. "But somebody once said to me that dynamite comes in small packages. I'm...
    on Jul 6, 2008 By: Dale Steyn Source: Times Online

  3. The presidency, Truman told a Florida audience, "was an all day and night job ...... but just between you, me and the gatepost, I like it."
    on May 30, 2004 By: Harry Truman Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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