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Was die in der KategorieENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /lɒk/ * (General American) IPA(key): /lɑk/ * Rhymes: -ɒk

Was die in der KategorieENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Old English _loc_, from Proto-Germanic _*luką_. The verb is from Old English _lūcan_, from Proto-Germanic _*lūkaną_. NOUN LOCK (_plural_ LOCKS) * Something used for fastening, which can only be opened with a key or combination. * 1883, Robert Louis Stevenson, _Treasure Island_ "Give me the key," said my mother; and though the LOCK was very stiff, she had turned it and thrown back the lid in a twinkling. * (computing, by extension) A mutex or other token restricting access to a resource. * 2005, Karl Kopper, _The Linux Enterprise Cluster_ […] the application must first acquire a LOCK on a file or a portion of a file before reading data and modifying it. * A segment of a canal or other waterway enclosed by gates, used for raising and lowering boats between levels. * 1846, William Makepeace Thackeray, _Notes of a Journey from Cornhill to Grand Cairo_ Here the canal came to a check, ending abruptly with a large LOCK. * The firing mechanism of a gun. * 1837, Charles Dickens, _The Pickwick Papers_ "I never saw such a gun in my life," replied poor Winkle, looking at the LOCK, as if that would do any good. * Complete control over a situation. * 2003, Charley Rosen, _The Wizard of Odds_ Even though he had not yet done so, Jack felt he had a LOCK on the game. * Something sure to be a success. * 2004, Avery Corman, _A perfect divorce_ Brian thinks she's a LOCK to get a scholarship somewhere. * (rugby) A player in the scrum behind the front row, usually the tallest members of the team. * A fastening together or interlacing; a closing of one thing upon another; a state of being fixed or immovable. * Thomas De Quincey (1785-1859) Albemarle Street closed by a LOCK of carriages * A place from which egress is prevented, as by a lock. (Can we find and add a quotation of Dryden to this entry?) * A device for keeping a wheel from turning. * A grapple in wrestling. (Can we find and add a quotation of Milton to this entry?) DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS VERB LOCK (_third-person singular simple present_ LOCKS, _present participle_ LOCKING, _simple past and past participle_ LOCKED) * (intransitive) To become fastened in place. _If you put the brakes on too hard, the wheels will LOCK._ * (transitive) To fasten with a lock. _Remember to LOCK the door when you leave._ * (intransitive) To be capable of becoming fastened in place. _This door LOCKS with a key._ * (transitive) To intertwine or dovetail. _with his hands LOCKED behind his back_ _We LOCKED arms and stepped out into the night._ * (intransitive, break dancing) To freeze one's body or a part thereof in place. _a pop and LOCK routine_ * To furnish (a canal) with locks. * To raise or lower (a boat) in a lock. ANTONYMS * (to fasten with a lock; to be capable of becoming fasteneed in place): unlock DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

From Old English loc, from Proto-Germanic *luką. The verb is from Old English lūcan, from Proto-Germanic *lūkaną.

Noun

lock (plural locks)

  1. Something used for fastening, which can only be opened with a key or combination.
  2. (computing, by extension) A mutex or other token restricting access to a resource.
  3. A segment of a canal or other waterway enclosed by gates, used for raising and lowering boats between levels.
  4. The firing mechanism of a gun.
  5. Complete control over a situation.
  6. Something sure to be a success.
  7. (rugby) A player in the scrum behind the front row, usually the tallest members of the team.
  8. A fastening together or interlacing; a closing of one thing upon another; a state of being fixed or immovable.
  9. A place from which egress is prevented, as by a lock.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Dryden to this entry?)
  10. A device for keeping a wheel from turning.
  11. A grapple in wrestling.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Milton to this entry?)
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Verb

lock (third-person singular simple present locks, present participle locking, simple past and past participle locked)

  1. (intransitive) To become fastened in place.
    If you put the brakes on too hard, the wheels will lock.
  2. (transitive) To fasten with a lock.
    Remember to lock the door when you leave.
  3. (intransitive) To be capable of becoming fastened in place.
    This door locks with a key.
  4. (transitive) To intertwine or dovetail.
    with his hands locked behind his back
    We locked arms and stepped out into the night.
  5. (intransitive, break dancing) To freeze one's body or a part thereof in place.
    a pop and lock routine
  6. To furnish (a canal) with locks.
  7. To raise or lower (a boat) in a lock.
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Was die in der KategorieENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

From Old English _locc_. Cognate with Old Norse _lokkr_ (whence Danish _lok_), German _Locke_. It has been theorised that the word may be related to the Gothic verb

From Old English locc. Cognate with Old Norse lokkr (whence Danish lok), German Locke. It has been theorised that the word may be related to the Gothic verb

Was die in der KategorieENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* KLOC

Was die in der KategorieGERMAN - VERB
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German - Verb

LOCK * Imperative singular of _locken_. * (colloquial)First-person singular present of _locken_.

lock

  1. Imperative singular of locken.
  2. (colloquial)First-person singular present of locken.

Was die in der KategorieSWEDISH - ETYMOLOGY
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Swedish - Etymology

From Old Norse _lok_.

From Old Norse lok.

Was die in der KategorieSWEDISH - NOUN
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Swedish - Noun

LOCK

lock

Was die in der KategorieSWEDISH - REFERENCES
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Swedish - References

* lock in _Svenska Akademiens Ordlista_ över svenska språket (13th ed., online) * ^ Grief Gondola, #2 by Tomas Tranströmer, verse VI * ^ [1]

  1. ^ Grief Gondola, #2 by Tomas Tranströmer, verse VI
  2. ^ [1]


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