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Synonyms for lock up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lock up(verb)

    secure by locking

    "lock up the house before you go on vacation"

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

  2. lock in, lock away, lock, put away, shut up, shut away, lock up(verb)

    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, 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, lock in, keep mum, lock away, operate, tuck in, hush, interlock, put away, engage, incarcerate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lock up

    Synonyms:
    clasp, fasten, lock, close fast

  2. lock up

    Synonyms:
    confine, shut up

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