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Saltos de línea: door|knob
Pronunciación: /ˈdɔːnɒb

Definición de doorknob en inglés:


A handle on a door that is turned to release the latch.
Example sentences
  • The guards standing on either side of the door grasped the doorknobs and pulled back, clearing a path for the duo.
  • You can buy extended handles for doorknobs and stove controls, gadgets to open car doors and under-the-counter jar openers that grip a jar's lid as you physically turn the jar.
  • Childproof doorknobs or latches mounted high on doors help prevent wandering outside.

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