Definition - lock

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lock
  1. a strand or cluster of hair
  2. pass by means through a lock in a waterway
  3. forward player in rugby
  4. become rigid or immoveable; "The therapist noticed that the patient's knees tended to lock in this exercise"
  5. place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape; "The parents locked her daughter up for the weekend"; "She locked her jewels in the safe"
  6. fasten with a lock; "lock the bike to the fence"
  7. any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured
  8. keep engaged; "engaged the gears"
  9. a fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed
  10. become engaged or intermeshed with one another; "They were locked in embrace"
  11. a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key
  12. hold in a locking position; "He locked his hands around her neck"
  13. enclosure consistin

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