English verb: lock up
|1.||lock up (contact) secure by locking|
|Samples||Lock up the house before you go on vacation.|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Broader (hypernym)||fasten, fix, secure|
|2.||lock up (contact) place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape|
|Samples||The parents locked her daughter up for the weekend.|
She locked her jewels in the safe.
|Synonyms||lock, lock away, lock in, put away, shut away, shut up|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP