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Engelsk navneord: lock

1. lock (om genstand) a fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed


Mindre specifikke termerfastener, fastening, fixing, holdfast


Mere specifikke termercombination lock, cylinder lock, door latch, doorlock, latch, lever lock, padlock, sash fastener, sash lock, window lock


Omfatter disse specifikke termerbolt, deadbolt, keyhole, tumbler


Omfatter disse overordnede termerdoor, drawer, gate, lid

2. lock (i anatomi) a strand or cluster of hair


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)curl, ringlet, whorl


Mindre specifikke termerhair


Mere specifikke termercrimp, dreadlock, forelock, sausage curl


Omfatter disse overordnede termercoif, coiffure, hair style, hairdo, hairstyle

3. lock (om genstand) a mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun


Mindre specifikke termermechanism


Omfatter disse overordnede termerfirearm, piece, small-arm

4. lock (om genstand) 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


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)lock chamber


Mindre specifikke termerenclosure


Omfatter disse overordnede termercanal

5. lock (om genstand) a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ignition lock


Mindre specifikke termerconstraint, restraint


Omfatter disse overordnede termerignition switch

6. lock (om handling) any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured


Mindre specifikke termerwrestling hold


Mere specifikke termerhammerlock, headlock


Engelsk udsagnsord: lock

1. lock (om relation) fasten with a lock


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningLock the bike to the fence.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP


Mindre specifikke termerfasten, fix, secure


Mere specifikke termerbolt, padlock


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)unlock, unlock

2. lock (om relation) keep engaged


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningEngaged the gears.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)engage, mesh, operate


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerdisplace, move


Mere specifikke termerflip, ride, switch, throw


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)disengage, withdraw

3. lock (om ændring) become rigid or immoveable


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe therapist noticed that the patient's knees tended to lock in this exercise.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s


Mindre specifikke termerengage


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)unlock

4. lock (om relation) hold in a locking position


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe locked his hands around her neck.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)interlace, interlock


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP


Mindre specifikke termerhold, take hold

5. lock (om relation) become engaged or intermeshed with one another


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey were locked in embrace.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)interlock


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s


Mindre specifikke termerbosom, embrace, hug, squeeze

6. lock (om følelse) hold fast (in a certain state)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was locked in a laughing fit.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerovercome, overpower, overtake, overwhelm, sweep over, whelm

7. lock (om relation) place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe parents locked her daughter up for the weekend.
She locked her jewels in the safe.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)lock away, lock in, lock up, put away, shut away, shut up


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP


Mindre specifikke termerconfine

8. lock (om bevægelse) pass by means through a lock in a waterway


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s


Mindre specifikke termergo across, go through, pass

9. lock (om tilvejebringelse) build locks in order to facilitate the navigation of vessels


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s


Mindre specifikke termerbuild, construct, make









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