Definition of Locked

1. Verb. (past of lock) ¹

2. Adjective. Of a door, etc, that has been locked (with a key). ¹

3. Adjective. Very drunk (HIberno-English, Dublin)''A Dictionary of Hiberno-English: The Irish Use of English, Terence Patrick Dolan'', p.142. ¹

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Definition of Locked

1. lock [v] - See also: lock

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Locked

lock step
lock stitch
lock time
lock up
lock washer
locked (current term)
locked-in syndrome
locked bite
locked facets
locked fault
locked knee
locked nucleic acid
locked out
locked rotor amp
locked up

Literary usage of Locked

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

1. International Law: A Treatise by Lassa Oppenheim (1920)
"Theory and practice agree upon the rule that locked sucn lakes and ... The majority of writers consider these lakes and land-locked seas parts of the ..."

2. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for by Edmund Burke, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress), John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) (1793)
"ACCORDING to your de- •**• fire I have fent you the cafe of the locked jaw I lately had under шу care. ..."

3. The Complete Works of Gustave Flaubert: Embracing Romances, Travels by Gustave Flaubert, Ferdinand Brunetière (1904)
"Louise locked herself up; it was even rumoured that she had gone mad. Meanwhile, Frederick was unable to hide his dejection. ..."

4. The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year (1793)
"... NG to your de- re I have fent you the cafe locked jaw I lately had under re. Un Saturday, June 2, ..."

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