Bedeutung von “lock” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /lɒk/
Extra Examples
They had to force the lock.He changed the front door lock.She put the key in the lock and turned it.After the house was burgled she had all the locks changed.The lock was very stiff.

B1 the thing that is used to close a door, window, etc, and that needs a key to open it:

I heard someone turn a key in the lock.
safety locks

a place on a river with gates to allow boats to move to a different water level

(Definition von “lock noun” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)