French translation of 'locked'
Example Sentences Including 'locked'
I shook my head and she went to turn out the lights and check the doors were locked.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
Loclon stood frozen in shock, as Lork dragged the bodies of the guards into the room and locked the door behind him.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Voss tried the bottom drawer of his desk, which was locked.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
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- [of door, box]
⇒ The lock is broken.
La serrure est cassée.to be kept under lock and key (= locked up) [thing]
être mis(e) sous clélock stock and barrel
- [of canal]
- [of hair]
with the wheel on full lock
le volant tourné à fond
- [door, case, safe]
fermer à clé
⇒ Make sure you lock your door.
N'oubliez pas de fermer votre porte à clé.
- (= put) (in secure place)
⇒ They locked him in a cell.
Ils l'enfermèrent dans une cellule.
⇒ Her maid locked the case in the safe.
Sa bonne enferma le coffret dans le coffre-fort.
- (= immobilize)
- [computer screen]
- [door, case]
fermer à clé
- (= fit into place)
⇒ Turn the bulb until it locks.
Tournez l'ampoule jusqu'à ce qu'elle s'enclenche.to lock into place
Derived Formslocks plural noun (= hair)
Example Sentences Including 'lock'
The leading pair stopped at the entrance to the building and keyed a number into a security lock.KICK BACK (2002)
To the left of the fireplace in the darkest corner of the room was the cabinet where Wilshere kept his safe with a combination dial lock.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Just the thought of picking the lock had my hands sweating inside the thin gloves.KICK BACK (2002)
'locked' in Other Languages
Translation of locked from the Collins English to French Dictionary