Hay 2 traducciones de lock en español:

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Pronunciación: /lɑːk; lɒk/

n

  • 1 c (device) cerradura (f), cerrojo (m), chapa (f) (AmL) under lock and key bajo llave lock, stock and barrel he sold up lock, stock and barrel vendió absolutamente todo she rejected the plan lock, stock and barrel rechazó el plan de lleno or de plano
  • 2 c (on canal) esclusa (f) (before n) lock gate compuerta (f) (de la esclusa)
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • It was nicknamed the Everest of canals because its 91 locks lifted boats 600 ft.
    • During low stages on the Mississippi River, flood control locks are opened seasonally to drain the interior floodplain waters.
    • But a surprising number of deaths are also caused because manatees have no fear of Florida's underwater canal gates and locks.
  • 3 c (of hair) mechón (m) her golden locks [liter or hum] sus rizos de oro [liter o hum] his greasy locks [humorístico/humorous] sus greñas grasientas
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    • His eyebrows knit angrily together under a lock of loose black hair.
    • He had thick black hair, a lock of which was hanging over his eye.
    • She twisted a lock of bright hair between her fingers.
  • 4 c (in wrestling) llave (f) arm/head lock llave de brazo/cabeza to have a lock on sth (AmE) tener* el control de algo
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    • I worked out ways to defeat the headlocks, body locks and rear holds from wrestling.
    • The Kimura lock is the favourite armlock of Marcus Soares: once he locks it on, there is no escape.
    • This is the reason leg locks are barred in judo contests.
  • 5 u (BrE) [Auto] tope (m), retén (m) keep it on full lock dale al volante hasta el tope this car has a good lock este coche tiene un buen radio or ángulo de giro
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    • Andrew said the thieves had cut through his bike lock before stealing the machine, which had been parked off Fossgate.
    • A protective husband accused of beating a man to death with a steering lock after his wife's car was damaged acted in self-defence, a court heard yesterday.
    • You've tried three times now, and all you've managed to do is break the steering lock.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Out of the hairpins the H1 is perfectly happy at 45 degrees, with half a turn of opposite lock and the rear wheels spinning up a treat.
    • The steering lock is not brilliant, but it never is on a race car, though of course at racing speeds you do not need much lock to change direction!
    • Turning lock is good though and despite no power steering, it's relatively easy to manoeuvre for a big car.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • This culminates in a hairpin taken in first gear with the steering wheel virtually at full lock.
    • Thus, at a crawl, you can achieve full lock in three-quarters of a turn of the steering wheel - which means that you can reverse into a parking space without winding your arms around each other and gradually dislocating your shoulders.
    • Even on full lock and teasing it with your right foot, the car just glides around with no kickback through the power assisted steering.
  • 6 c lock (forward) (in rugby) delantero, -ra (m,f) de segunda línea (m)
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • It is her plan to represent Scotland as a lock forward at Rugby that causes both her mother and me the most concern.
    • Just like last weekend's international match, this game was dominated by a red card to a lock forward and, just like last Sunday, it came after just 20 minutes.
    • And it must have been pretty hard accepting having a lock forward move back into his eighthman spot for the two biggest matches in South Africa's proud rugby history.

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HECHO CULTURAL

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.

Hay 2 traducciones de lock en español:

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vt

  • 1.1 (fasten) [door/room/car] cerrar* (con llave) to lock sb in a room encerrar* a algn en una habitación he locked the money in the chest guardó el dinero bajo llave en el cofre
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    • She closed the door behind her and locked it with the chain lock just above her head.
    • He then left the room, shutting the door behind him, and locking it securely.
    • I sprinted up the stairs and shut my bedroom door behind me, locking it securely.
    1.2 (immobilize) [wheel/steering wheel] bloquearto be locked in sth locked in a passionate embrace fundidos en un apasionado abrazo they are locked in a loveless marriage están atrapados en un matrimonio sin amor they are locked in a battle of wills están enzarzados en una lucha de resistencia
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • He stepped forward rigidly, his eyes locking on hers.
    • Shooting doesn't require the knees to be visibly bent; the point is they shouldn't be rigidly locked.
    • His armed were pinned down at his side, his legs locked rigidly parallel of each other.

vi

  • 1.1 (fasten, secure) [door/case] cerrarse* con llave 1.2 (become immobile) [catch] trabarse; [wheel] bloquearse
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    • The outer doors lock automatically at 8:00 p.m., three hours after the retail section has shut down.
    • Hurriedly, they moved inside and toward another elevator, the door locking automatically behind them.
    • What's more, when he enters, the doors lock automatically and he's trapped inside.

Verbos con partícula

lock away

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[valuables] guardar bajo llave; [person] encerrar*

lock in

v + o + adv, v + adv + o

lock into

v + o + prep + o
to become locked into a relationship quedar atrapado en una relación

lock on

v + adv
quedar sujeto

lock onto

v + prep + o
the module locks onto the vessel el módulo se acopla a la nave the receiver locks onto the station automatically el receptor capta la estación automáticamente he locked onto the question of finance no hubo quien lo sacara del tema de la financiación

lock out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
I locked myself out (of the house) this morning esta mañana me quedé afuera sin llaves para volver a entrar the workers were locked out [Lab Rel] hubo un cierre or (AmL tb) un paro patronal or un lock-out

lock up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o 1.1 [valuables] guardar bajo llave; [person] encerrar* 1.2 [house/shop] cerrar* con llave 1.3 [capital] atar my money is locked up in the business mi dinero está atado or metido en el negocio 1.4 (make sure of) (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], asegurar he has the appointment locked up tiene el nombramiento asegurado or [familiar/colloquial] en el bote or (Méx) [familiar/colloquial] en la bolsa 1.1v + adv cerrar* (con llave)

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Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.