lock sb out Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “lock sb out” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "lock sb out" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

lock sb out

phrasal verb with lock uk   /lɒk/  us   /lɑːk/ verb


B2 to ​prevent someone from ​entering a ​building or ​room by ​locking the ​door: He had to ​break into the ​house because his ​girlfriend had ​locked him out.


usually disapproving to ​preventworkers from ​enteringtheirplace of ​work until they ​agree to ​particularconditions given by the ​employer: Management has ​threatened to ​lock out the ​workforce if they do not ​accept the ​proposedchanges in ​workingmethods.
(Definition of lock sb out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “lock sb out”
en chino (simplificado) 停止进入, 将(某人)锁在门外…
en chino (tradicionál) 停止進入, 將(某人)鎖在門外…
Más sobre la pronunciación de lock sb out
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“lock sb out” in British English

    Palabra del día

    stop at nothing

    If you stop at nothing to achieve something, you are willing to do anything in order to achieve it, even if it involves danger, great effort, or harming other people.

    Palabra del día

    There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!
    There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!
    by Kate Woodford,
    November 25, 2015
    In the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary the word ‘synonym’ is defined as ‘a word or phrase that has the same or nearly the same meaning as another word or phrase in the same language’. As you might expect, definitions for this word are broadly similar in other dictionaries and yet the italicized

    Aprende más 

    climatarian adjective
    climatarian adjective
    November 23, 2015
    choosing to eat a diet that has minimal impact on the climate, i.e. one that excludes food transported a long way or meat whose production gives rise to CO2 emissions Climate change is not normally on people’s minds when they choose what to have for lunch, but a new diet is calling for

    Aprende más