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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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