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lock

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 as in bar, latch

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lock

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of lock (Entry 2 of 2)

one that is certain to succeed
  • the governor is regarded as a lock for his party's presidential nomination

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The first known use of lock was before the 12th century

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“Lock.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lock. Accessed 21 Apr. 2021.

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