Word of the day

Suppers more

Language:

English - United States Change

Enter your text below and click here for spell checking

Spell check of lock

Spellweb is your one-stop resource for definitions, synonyms and correct spelling for English words, such as lock. On this page you can see how to spell lock. Also, for some words, you can find their definitions, list of synonyms, as well as list of common misspellings.

Loading...
Correct spelling:
lock
Definition:
Fastening for a door, & c.; inclosed space in a canal; contrivance for discharging a gun; tuft of hair.
To fasten with a lock; clasp closely.
Synonyms:
fastener (noun)
string, cincture, suture, ligament, zipper, hasp, skewer, weld, brad, knitting, strap, brace, bonding, medium, pin, fastening, splice, hitch, rivet, binder, mediator, connector, cotter, catch, twine, fuse, knot, tie, clasp, anchor, stay, buckle, bond, coupling, band, middleman, staple, clamp, hinge, guy, closure, belt, go-between, mucilage, latch, lace, clip, vise, cement, braid, binding, paste, nail, thread, chain, cinch, tack, link, seal, bolt, spike, rabbet, bracket, button, stitch, glue, cleat, agent, hawser, fastener, snap, hook, clinch, vinculum, grapnel.
close (verb)
block, secure, barricade, jam, fasten, join, shut, stop, bolt, close, seal, latch.
closure (noun)
seal, fastener, choke, obstruction, closure, stopper, cork, plug.
Other synonyms:
arm-wrestling, throw out, cataract, close up, backwater, shut away, confluence, A-D conversion, gyre, padlock, back up, prosecute, connect, charter, hook, roll, helix, fixture, coil, conversion, hairline, ancillary, toss out, there is/are etc., occupy, quieten, control, toss, fifteen, discard, silence, lower, device, free, shut up, bunch, dummy up, authoring, count out, be quiet, bucket, tuck in, engage, place kick, get, wall, detain, slam dunk, bare-knuckle, curlicue, camshaft, ensnarl, shoo-in, function, bristle, interlock, fix with, engross, enlace, throw away, capture, outstare, bayou, gaol, exist, enlist, cast aside, immure, intertwine, betroth, curl, affiance, background processing, set, browse, access, concentrate, shoo-in, put behind bars, hush up, Australian Rules football, block off, highlights, conversion kick, volute, cast out, lock away, grapple, bantamweight, lie, interlace, imprisoned, wage, manoeuvre, connection, still, AI, bout, bearing, batch, author, leer, confined, forelock, bed, line-out, alpha test, frizz, sit, hire, jam something open/shut, prop, fix, grip, twist, run, tuft, fastening, put to sleep, remand, go, whorl, scroll, ABEND, plait, jug, convert, belong, eye, archive, fling, lock chamber, cascade, cam, hair, rent, screw, burn in, stand, slam dunk, button up, boxing, bottom, intern, stare down, mesh, glower, lock up, belt up, authentication, operate, crowning glory, carriage, fly half, junction, chamber, access time, box, meet, pursue, absorb, lock out, bore into, take, bight, corner, plight, deadlock, ringlet butterfly, work, keep mum, snip, call up, burn, keyhole, cast away, entwine, put aside, seal in, bolt, ringlet, employ, close off, bar, channel, branch, ignition lock, cross, boxer, confine, chuck out, catch, spiral, fuzz, in jail, clasp, put away, lag, hasp, artificial intelligence, imprison, lease, incarcerate, tress, alopecia, barrier, tuck away, maneuver, attach, lock in, latch, dispose, dead bolt, combination lock, clam up, toss away, ball bearing, hush, jail, enmesh, manoeuver, operate on.
Examples of usage:
  1. The door of my room had a lock on the outside but none on the inside. - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
  2. The lock was one of those rude old- fashioned ones which are very easily picked, but to which a modern key does not readily fit. - "What Will He Do With It, Book 7.", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.
  3. " Then take my plan, and lock your door. - "Revenge!", by Robert Barr.

Discover what are words like lock. Discover what is a synonym for lock. Discover what is another word for lock. Discover what is an alternative word for lock. Discover what are more words for lock.

Alphabet:

X