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Synonyms for lock

Synonyms for lock

to shut in with or as if with bars

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a mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun

enclosure consisting of a section of canal that can be closed to control the water level

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a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key

any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured

keep engaged

become rigid or immoveable

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hold in a locking position

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become engaged or intermeshed with one another

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hold fast (in a certain state)

place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape

pass by means through a lock in a waterway

build locks in order to facilitate the navigation of vessels

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NewEra fingerprint door lock manufactured by Assa Abloy
I look forward to working closely with my Michigan colleagues on both sides of the aisle as we work together to provide vital infrastructure updates and needed resources for a new lock.
To minimize lock timeouts, design your application programs with locking in mind from the start.
The manufacturer of the ABS locK is currently approaching insurance companies to endorse the product.
The first wooden lock was discovered by archaeologists in ruins of palace of Khorsabad near Nineveh, the ancient capital of Assyria.
While it would be hard to find someone responsible who does not believe that gun owners should pay close attention to the safety and supervision of their weapons, a federal mandate requiring trigger locks is not the solution.
Uddiyana means flying up and the key to this lock is not just to contract the abdomen towards the spine, but then, suck it upwards into the rib cage.
The notebook lock is priced at GBP30+VAT while a universal lock costs GBP50+VAT.
Half the locks tested were cable locks and half were trigger locks.
The NSSF says it is replacing the old locks with an improved lock with a better locking mechanism and a thicker braided-steel cable.
Some major lock makers even say they have been flooded with bulk orders for locks that have been endorsed by the Japan Crime Prevention Association to outfit entire apartment buildings.
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Master Lock Co.
The new delayed-egress mini-magnetic lock from WanderGuard (R) locks works with the WanderGuard departure alert system.
LOCK RUBS SALT IN WOUNDS LA LA LA HUMAN STEPS YERBA BUENA CENTER FOR THE ARTS THEATER SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA FEBRUARY 10-13, 2000