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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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Used by IT professionals in the manufacturing, financial, retail, service, education and government sectors, AirMagnet tracks down unauthorized access, locks down approved access points and locks in unprecedented levels of network performance, security and reliability.
Argus' application security solution, PitBull, locks down invaluable intellectual property stored on Web servers, e-mail servers and corporate databases to dramatically increase protection against known and unknown worms, viruses, bugs and hackers.
PitBull locks down the operating system--the foundation that controls every application action across the entire computing infrastructure--to create a secure application environment.
PitBull LX's unique patent-pending security implementation locks down the operating system, the foundation that controls every application action across the entire computing infrastructure.
As a leader in the new generation of application security technology, PitBull locks down operating systems and dramatically increases protection against malicious intruders and even worms like Code Red.