Translation of lock out in Spanish:

lock out

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
  • 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 hubo un cierre or (in Latin America also/en América Latina también) un paro patronal or un lock-out
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Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.