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1. bannister

noun. ['ˈbænəstɝ, ˈbænɪstɝ'] a railing at the side of a staircase or balcony to prevent people from falling.

Synonyms

  • balustrade
  • railing
  • handrail
  • rail
  • banister
  • baluster
  • barrier
  • balcony

Antonyms

  • walk

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Words that Rhyme with Bannister

  • cannister
  • canister
  • banister

Example sentences of the word bannister


1. Noun, singular or mass
These items can easily be placed up against a wall or suspended from a ceiling, balcony or bannister.

Quotes containing the word bannister


1. I want to sprint into her open arms, but I run as fast as two shoes tied together and thrown over a telephone wire. I’m like Roger Bannister, now that he’s in a wheelchair.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. Two butterflies in two socks could walk faster than I can run. A love song will jog your memory like I jog like Roger Bannister in a wheelchair.
- Jarod Kintz, Love quotes for the ages. Specifically ages 18-81.

3. To fast track your business and become the Roger Bannister of personal branding, be a connector, accumulator, accelerator and facilitator of relationships.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. Bannister

noun. English runner who in 1954 became the first person to run a mile in less than four minutes (born in 1929).

Synonyms

  • Roger Bannister
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