Definition of Lockman

1. Noun. A worker in charge of a lock (on a canal).




Definition of Lockman

1. n. A public executioner.

Definition of Lockman

1. Noun. (Scotland archaic) A public executioner. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lockman

1. a lock-keeper [n LOCKMEN]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lockman

locking
locking out
locking pliers
locking up
lockings
lockins
lockjaw
lockjawed
lockjaws
lockkeeper
lockkeepers
lockless
locklike
lockmaker
lockmakers
lockman (current term)
lockmaster
lockmasters
lockmen
locknote
locknotes
locknut
locknuts
lockout
lockouts
lockpick
lockpicked
lockpicker
lockpickers
lockpicking

Literary usage of Lockman

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett (1816)
"Mr. lockman, whether be received any direction or intimation as to the keeping of this ... lockman. I remember I told his lordship, • that this money I had ..."

2. Massachusetts Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Judicial by Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (1875)
"Also, that in about two weeks after the arrival of the coal, Little requested of lockman the consignee's notes for the coal; that lockman, after some delay, ..."

3. Cobbett's Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High ...by William Cobbett, David Jardine by William Cobbett, David Jardine (1812)
"lockman. Your lordship promised the order should be given to the Master, ... lockman. I did receive no intimation at that time ; afterwards, ..."

4. Massachusetts Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Judicial by Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (1884)
"TOUT in the nature of trover brought by Elisha A. Packer and Daniel Packer, against Jacob E. lockman, WH Love, HE Hayward and LS Boyer, the three last named ..."

5. American Book Prices Current by Katherine Kyes Leab, Daniel J Leab (1907)
"lockman (John).—Continued. Cf., Ertle, A,, May 17, '07. (370) $4.20. Travels of the Jesuits. Lond.. 1762. ..."

6. The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature, Ancient by Léon Vallée, Richard Garnett, Alois Brandl (1899)
"And when he had finished this, lockman a second time passed his hand through his beard; and after some reflection, lockman went to seek the ..."

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