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Synonyms for lock in
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Wiktionary

  1. lock innoun

    Synonyms:
    wakeover

  2. lock innoun

    To secure someone or something in a locked enclosure.

    The youth group will have their annual lock-in this weekend.

    Synonyms:
    wakeover

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lock in, seal inverb

    close with or as if with a tight seal

    "This vacuum pack locks in the flavor!"

    Synonyms:
    lock, seal in, lock away, shut away, shut up, put away, lock up

  2. lock in, lock away, lock, put away, shut up, shut away, lock upverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    throw out, toss out, lag, discard, seal in, put to sleep, immure, jug, tuck away, jail, toss away, button up, interlace, lock, hush up, cast away, remand, lock up, still, shut up, cast aside, put behind bars, close up, dispose, clam up, imprison, put aside, shut away, belt up, cast out, chuck out, toss, throw away, be quiet, mesh, quieten, gaol, fling, dummy up, silence, keep mum, lock away, operate, tuck in, hush, interlock, put away, engage, incarcerate

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How to use lock in in a sentence?

  1. Tanya Smith:

    Teeth record environmental variation based on the climate, even where you're growing up, that's possible because when you're growing, your teeth you actually lock in a record of the chemistry of the water and the food that you're eating and drinking. Because teeth have these tiny timelines, we can relate the chemistry to the growth to calculate ancient climate records. We can't do that with any other element of the body.

  2. Patrick Cantlay:

    I just told Patrick Cantlay to focus and lock in -- that's what I told Patrick Cantlay all day.

  3. Chris Stark:

    Globally, the question will be ... 'Do we lock in the use of fossil fuels in our infrastructure choices ... or do we instead look to a green stimulus?,'.

  4. Bruce Hoffman:

    Interoperability has long been viewed as a way to solve lock-in problems, the thing about interoperability requirements is that you have to be very careful with how you design them and what they actually do.

  5. Stuart Cameron:

    I can see the validity of both theories, but when you're engaged in an investigation, especially a serial killer investigation, you have to keep an open mind. To lock in one theory would be, I think, misguided.


Translations for lock in

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  • cerrarSpanish
  • [[lukita]] [[sisään]], [[sulkea]] [[sisään]], kiinnittää, lukitaFinnish

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