Translation of "turnstile" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈtɜːn.staɪl/ US  /ˈtɝːn-/

a device which controls the way into or out of a building, room or area of land, especially one which you have to pay to enter. It is a post with a number of short poles sticking out from it which have to be pushed round as each person walks through the entrance

The number of spectators going through the turnstiles is up on last season. 入场观众比上个赛季增多了。

(Translation of “turnstile” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)