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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A device for fastening a door by means of a bolt.

Usage examples (37)
  • Smile, it is the key that fits the lock of everybody's heart.
  • The therapist noticed that the patient's knees tended to lock in this exercise
  • lock the bike to the fence
  • DARRELL HAMMOND, ACTOR (as Al Gore): I would put it in what I call a lock box. for more
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