Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

gatepost

noun
     
Related topics: Household, Construction
gate‧post [countable]
1DHTBC one of two strong upright poles set in the ground to support a gate
2

between you, me, and the gatepost

British English spoken used to say that you are going to tell someone your opinion, but you want it to be a secret

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary