doorknob : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a knob used to release the catch when opening a door (often called `doorhandle' in Great Britain)
- When she isn't finding a muse in objects as mundane as a doorknobthe shape of which she used for the heel of a Gucci shoeshe draws inspiration from the house's archives .
- Built up in layers inside wooden framing, it took the shape of a doorknob the size of a two-car garage a flattened graphite ellipsoid 25 ft.
- No minority of any ethnicity had ever looked beyond the scarce representation of a few Senators and seen anything that suggested that the doorknob of the Oval Office could be .
News & Articles
- Doorknob toss kicks off festival events
EAST LIVERPOOL—There’s more to doorknob tossing than tossing a doorknob, as any participant in the National Doorknob Toss can attest.
June 14, 2013 - The East Liverpool Review
- Wayne Easter in TheChronicleHerald.ca
That seems to me like it should be regular maintenance,Easter told a news conference Monday. "Do you think this is stimulus, putting a doorknob in an RCMP building in this country? (Prime Minister) Stephen Harper calls this stimulus?"
- RA Dickey in New York Times
Dickey, a huskily bearded father of three, said: "Doctors look at me and say I shouldn't be able to turn a doorknob without feeling pain, and I shouldn't be able to turn the key and start my car without feeling pain. But I'm still here. I feel I...
- Nicholas Negroponte in Daily Times
This smart doorknob is so smart that it can let the dog out but won't let six dogs back in,Negroponte said.