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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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The new Targus locks protect that investment by providing a convenient and cost effective way to keep the iPod secure whenever and wherever people are using them.
If you and your family do not want to ever lock the lock again, the fingerprint lock is a perfect solution.
Our country depends on the Soo Locks to transport nearly 80 million tons of goods and raw materials every year, and even a temporary shutdown can have devastating consequences to Michigan and the country, said Senator Peters.
LOCK CONTENTION ISSUES can be frustrating problems to investigate and debug.
We don't charge expensive call out fees, offer a free measuring service and we have a stocK of locKs to fit there and then.
The Indian locks are from Ali Ghar, Ahmed Abad and Jalander.
Among the items offered are Peaks patented key control systems, Simplex mechanical push-button locks and E-Plex electronic access control products.
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.
The hairstylist at Profiles Salon in Northridge boxes and mails the hair to Locks of Love, a Florida charity that makes hairpieces for about 300 sick kids every year.
Worldwide Computer Products News-17 September 2001-Portable Add-ons launches locks for laptop computers (C)1995-2001 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
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According to The Washington Post, the Consumer Product Safety Commission plans to work with the gun lock industry to ensure locks are tested before they are sold.
Brown has called for CPSC jurisdiction over gun locks, a proposition made uncertain because of express exclusion of firearms in CPSC's governing statute.
Manufacturers of locks featuring special safety devices say they are finding it hard to keep pace with demand as homeowners are rushing to replace their door locks, just in case.