Pronunciation of Lock
/lˈɒk/, /lˈɒk/, /l_ˈɒ_k/
Synonyms for lock:
safety, Everything, deadlock, lockdown.
scrum half, rugby, touchdown, line-out, ruck, Rugby League, tackle, fifteen, place kick, test match, Rugby Union, scrum, the Triple Crown, Australian Rules football, fly half, conversion, conversion kick, convert, try, prop, scrummage.
Other synonyms and related words:
curl, plight, deadlock, cast aside, shut up, close up, belt up, run, enlace, try, seal in, set, button up, put to sleep, whorl, absorb, immure, charter, put away, go, lock chamber, pursue, intertwine, chuck out, function, padlock, enmesh, volute, occupy, incarcerate, put behind bars, fling, throw away, entwine, completely, be quiet, lock out, dock, keep mum, prosecute, mesh, manoeuver, cast out, meet, hush, shut away, ignition lock, toss away, helix, ensnarl, affiance, sluice, dispose, scroll, engage, throw out, lag, line-out, operate on, operate, intern, lease, interlace, toss, lock in, tuck in, lower, interlock, confine, hire, leer, curlicue, scrum, prop, engross, enlist, hush up, gross, spiral, toss out, sure thing, employ, discard, remand, dummy up, quieten, wisp, ringlet, safety, keyhole, work, combination lock, outstare, gyre, lock away, glower, eye, roll, still, take, tackle, control, jail, cast away, detain, conversion, rent, coil, Everything, clam up, tuck away, tress, fifteen, commit, ruck, ringlet butterfly, imprison, lock up, betroth.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
Sense 8 (noun)
Sense 9 (noun)
Sense 10 (noun)
ringlet, whorl, curl.
device that fastens and bars free passage (noun)
buckle, clamp, suture, clasp, band, cleat, Vinculum, cinch, middleman, hook, go-between, stitch, nail, mucilage, ligament, hinge, medium, fastener, binding, belt, splice, zipper, latch, hitch, hawser, cement, bond, knot, rabbet, clinch, tie, tack, cotter, lace, cincture, skewer, rivet, staple, fuse, guy, connector, link, seal, agent, binder, glue, fastening, paste, thread, spike, coupling, pin, string, twine, bolt, clip, bonding, stay, hasp, knitting, chain, mediator, anchor, button, brad, vise, weld, strap, brace, catch, grapnel, braid, bracket, snap, closure.
fasten, clasp (verb)
Usage examples for lock:
- It was a dead lock. - "A Letter of Credit", Susan Warner.
- If you do, I will turn you out of the room and lock the door, and fight it out by myself. - "When London Burned", G. A. Henty.
- " Go back to your room, mistress," whispered the plaisant to the young girl, " and lock yourself in." - "Under the Rose", Frederic Stewart Isham.