4 Letters
3 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use lock as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Lock
A 1 syllables noun and 4 letters with the letters c, k, l, and o, 3 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letters oc. Lock starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters l, lo, loc, and the ending characters are k, ck, ock, ..
Definition
Any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent''s body is twisted or pressured
Origin/Roots
Old English
School Grade
Lock is set as a grade two word that starts with l, ends with k, 1 syllables, 1 vowels and 4 letters.
Scrabble
Is lock a scrabble word? A 10 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Lock in Pig Latin is said as "ocklay or ocklway".
Unigram
l | o | c | k
Bigram
lo | oc | ck
Trigram
loc | ock
Quadrigram
lock
Word Gram
Noun Examples
any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured
a fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed
a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key
enclosure consisting of a section of canal that can be closed to control the water level;
used to raise or lower vessels that pass through it
a mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun
a strand or cluster of hair
Verb Examples

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"
fasten with a lock;
"lock the bike to the fence"
keep engaged;
"engaged the gears"
become engaged or intermeshed with one another;
"They were locked in embrace"
hold in a locking position;
"He locked his hands around her neck"
build locks in order to facilitate the navigation of vessels
hold fast (in a certain state);
"He was locked in a laughing fit"
pass by means through a lock in a waterway

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Lock"

There are 432 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to lock.

SynonymDefinition
Aboideau
Accordsympathetic compatibility
Acquiescenceagreement with a statement or proposal to do something
"he gave his assent eagerly"
"a murmur of acquiescence from the assembly"
Adaptadapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions
"We must adjust to the bad economic situation"
Adherefollow through or carry out a plan without deviation
"They adhered to their plan"
Adjustadapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions
"We must adjust to the bad economic situation"
Agreeconsent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something
"She agreed to all my conditions"
"He agreed to leave her alone"
Airlocka chamber that provides access to space where air is under pressure
Air Lock
Analogsomething having the property of being analogous to something else

View all cognitive synonyms for Lock

Anagrams

There are 1 anagrams from lock.

Anagram Definition
Lockany wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent''s body is twisted or pressured

View English words with the unique letters used in lock. Words With The Letters Cklo

Derives

Lock derives from 3 words.

Word Definition
Interlacespin or twist together so as to form a cord
"intertwine the ribbons"
"Twine the threads into a rope"
Interlockthe act of interlocking or meshing
"an interlocking of arms by the police held the crowd in check"
Lockany wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent''s body is twisted or pressured

Hypernyms

Lock has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Wrestling Hold

Hyponyms

There are 2 hyponyms for lock

Word Definition
Hammerlocka wrestling hold in which the opponent''s arm is twisted up behind his back
Headlocka wrestling hold in which the opponent''s head is locked between the crook of your elbow and the side of your body

Names With The Word "Lock"

11 names are spelled with lock.

NameMaleFemale
LockieYesNo
LockYesNo
LockeYesNo
LockwoodYesNo
SherlockYesNo

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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word lock.

Is lock a scrabble word or can you use lock in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 61269 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 71846 games. This 4 letter 10 point scrabble word can be rearranged 24 ways. What other words can be made with the letters c, k, l, and o? There's 9 with 6 letters or less with the letters c, k, l, and o. Here is a list of 9 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Block (5 letters) 13 +3 16 +4 block
Lock (4 letters) 10 12 lock
Lockup (6 letters) 14 +4 18 +6 lockup
Cloak (5 letters) 11 +1 13 +1 cloak
Clock (5 letters) 13 +3 16 +4 clock
Clocks (6 letters) 14 +4 17 +5 clocks
Blocky (6 letters) 17 +7 19 +7 blocky
Blocks (6 letters) 14 +4 17 +5 blocks
Locks (5 letters) 11 +1 13 +1 cklos





     

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