Die Übersetzung von "lock" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /lok/

a mechanism for fastening doors etc

He put the key in the lock.

a closed part of a canal for raising or lowering boats to a higher or lower part of the canal.


the part of a gun by which it is fired.


a tight hold (in wrestling etc).

locker noun
locket /-kit/ noun

a little ornamental case hung round the neck

a gold locket containing a piece of his hair.
locksmith noun

a person who makes and mends locks.

lock in

to prevent from getting out of a building etc by using a lock

enfermer (à l’intérieur)
She found she was locked in, and had to climb out of the window.
lock out

to prevent from getting into a building etc by using a lock

enfermer dehors
Don’t lock yourself out (of the house) by forgetting to take your key with you.
lock up

to confine or prevent from leaving or being taken away by using a lock

mettre sous clef
You should always lock your jewellery up somewhere safe.
He locked up the prisoner.

to lock whatever should be locked

(tout) fermer (à clef)
He locked up and left the shop about 5.30 p.m.

(Die Übersetzung von "lock" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)