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-LOCK

-LOCK appears in the following tongue twisters:

  • Black Rock Brain Lock
  • If you stick a stock of liquor in your locker
    it is slick to stick a lock upon your stock
    or some joker who is slicker
    is going to trick you of your liquor
    if you fail to lock your liquor with a lock.
  • To sit in solemn silence in a dull, dark dock,
    In a pestilential prison, with a life-long lock,
    Awaiting the sensation of a short, sharp shock,
    From a cheap and chippy chopper on a big black block!
    To sit in solemn silence in a dull, dark dock,
    In a pestilential prison, with a life-long lock,
    Awaiting the sensation of a short, sharp shock,
    From a cheap and chippy chopper on a big black block!
    A dull, dark dock, a life-long lock,
    A short, sharp shock, a big black block!
    To sit in solemn silence in a pestilential prison,
    And awaiting the sensation
    From a cheap and chippy chopper on a big black block!
    (by W.S. Gilbert of Gilbert and Sullivan from The Mikado)

-LOCK appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Hero, lock radar of steel fleets for a dark color eh?
  • Eva, can I brag one row I’d lock rats to got stark cold?: I wore no garb in a cave.
  • "Enola won’t lock radar on a mare!" vowed Emil now, as I saw on lime dew over a manor a dark colt, now alone.
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Definition of -LOCK

What does -LOCK mean?

suffix

  1. [no longer productive] action or proceeding, practice, ritual

Phrases with -LOCK

  1. Anti-Lock

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for -LOCK

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Google previewChamber's Encyclopœdia (1890)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge

The Yale time-lock is an improvement, by Mr Yale of Philadelphia, on the time- lock invented by Rutherford of Jedburgh, Scotland,

Google previewSecurity of Air Cargo During Ground Transportation (Redacted) (2011)

by Richard L. Skinner

For instance, TSA has authorized a pilot at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport called M-lock. The M-lock is an electronically serialized ...

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Quotes about -LOCK

If you're so pro-life, do me a favour: don't lock arms and block medical clinics. If you're so pro-life, lock arms and block cemeteries. (Bill Hicks)
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