Search in: Word
Vietnamese keyboard: Off
Virtual keyboard: Show
English - English (Wordnet) dictionary (also found in English - Vietnamese, )
Jump to user comments
  • any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured
  • a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key
  • 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
  • a mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun
  • a strand or cluster of hair
  • a fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed
  • build locks in order to facilitate the navigation of vessels
  • pass by means through a lock in a waterway
  • 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
  • hold fast (in a certain state)
    • He was locked in a laughing fit
  • become engaged or intermeshed with one another
    • They were locked in embrace
  • hold in a locking position
    • He locked his hands around her neck
  • become rigid or immoveable
    • The therapist noticed that the patient's knees tended to lock in this exercise
  • keep engaged
    • engaged the gears
  • fasten with a lock
    • lock the bike to the fence
Related search result for "lock"
Comments and discussion on the word "lock"