Explicație lock în Dicționarul Englez Englez

lock

(läk )

substantiv
any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent''s body is twisted or pressured
substantiv
a fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed
substantiv
a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key
substantiv
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
substantiv
a mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun
substantiv
a strand or cluster of hair
verb
become rigid or immoveable
"The therapist noticed that the patient''s knees tended to lock in this exercise"

verb
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"

verb
fasten with a lock
"lock the bike to the fence"

verb
keep engaged
"engaged the gears"

verb
become engaged or intermeshed with one another
"They were locked in embrace"

verb
hold in a locking position
"He locked his hands around her neck"

verb
build locks in order to facilitate the navigation of vessels
verb
hold fast (in a certain state)
"He was locked in a laughing fit"

verb
pass by means through a lock in a waterway



Antonime:
(verb) unlock, withdraw, disengage



Sinonime:
(substantiv) curl, ringlet
(verb) engage, interlace, interlock, mesh, operate