Found 3 items, similar to Lock.
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v 1: fasten with a lock; “lock the bike to the fence”
2: keep engaged; “engaged the gears”
3: become rigid or immoveable; “The therapist noticed that the
patient's knees tended to lock in this exercise”
4: hold in a locking position; “He locked his hands around her
5: become engaged or intermeshed with one another; “They were
locked in embrace”
6: hold fast (in a certain state); “He was locked in a laughing
7: place in a place where something cannot be removed or
someone cannot escape; “The parents locked her daughter up
for the weekend”
; “She locked her jewels in the safe”
[syn: lock in
, lock away
, put away
, shut up
, shut away
, lock up
8: pass by means through a lock in a waterway
9: build locks in order to facilitate the navigation of vessels
n 1: a fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly
2: a strand or cluster of hair [syn: curl
3: a mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun
4: enclosure consisting of a section of canal that can be
closed to control the water level; used to raise or lower
vessels that pass through it [syn: lock chamber
5: a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent
the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key
[syn: ignition lock
6: any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body
is twisted or pressured
English → English
(l[o^]k), n. [AS. locc; akin to D. lok, G. locke,
OHG. loc, Icel. lokkr, and perh. to Gr. ? to bend, twist.]
A tuft of hair; a flock or small quantity of wool, hay, or
other like substance; a tress or ringlet of hair.
These gray locks, the pursuivants of death. --Shak.
, n. [AS. loc inclosure, an inclosed place, the
fastening of a door, fr. l[=u]can to lock, fasten; akin to
OS. l[=u]kan (in comp.), D. luiken, OHG. l[=u]hhan, Icel.
l[=u]ka, Goth. l[=u]kan (in comp.); cf. Skr. ruj to break.
1. Anything that fastens; specifically, a fastening, as for a
door, a lid, a trunk, a drawer, and the like, in which a
bolt is moved by a key so as to hold or to release the
2. A fastening together or interlacing; a closing of one
thing upon another; a state of being fixed or immovable.
Albemarle Street closed by a lock of carriages. --De
3. A place from which egress is prevented, as by a lock.
4. The barrier or works which confine the water of a stream
5. An inclosure in a canal with gates at each end, used in
raising or lowering boats as they pass from one level to
another; -- called also lift lock
6. That part or apparatus of a firearm by which the charge is
exploded; as, a matchlock, flintlock, percussion lock,
7. A device for keeping a wheel from turning.
8. A grapple in wrestling. --Milton.
, a lock containing a contrivance for showing
whether it as has been tampered with.
(Canals), the body of water in a lock chamber.
, the inclosed space between the gates of a
. See Check nut
, under Check
, a plate to which the mechanism of a gunlock is
(Arch.), in ordinary paneled doors, the rail
nearest the lock.
(Masonry), a range of bond stone. --Knight.
, a door lock inserted in a mortise.
, a lock fastened to the face of a door, thus
differing from a mortise lock
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Locked
; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To fasten with a lock, or as with a lock; to make fast; to
prevent free movement of; as, to lock a door, a carriage
wheel, a river, etc.
2. To prevent ingress or access to, or exit from, by
fastening the lock or locks of; -- often with up; as, to
lock or lock up, a house, jail, room, trunk. etc.
3. To fasten in or out, or to make secure by means of, or as
with, locks; to confine, or to shut in or out -- often
with up; as, to lock one's self in a room; to lock up the
prisoners; to lock up one's silver; to lock intruders out
of the house; to lock money into a vault; to lock a child
in one's arms; to lock a secret in one's breast.
4. To link together; to clasp closely; as, to lock arms. “
Lock hand in hand.”
5. (Canals) To furnish with locks; also, to raise or lower (a
boat) in a lock.
6. (Fencing) To seize, as the sword arm of an antagonist, by
turning the left arm around it, to disarm him.
, v. i.
To become fast, as by means of a lock or by interlacing; as,
the door locks close.
When it locked none might through it pass. --Spenser.
To lock into
, to fit or slide into; as, they lock into each