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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Safety \Safe"ty\, noun [Cf. F. sauvet['e].]

1. The condition or state of being safe; freedom from danger or hazard; exemption from hurt, injury, or loss.

Up led by thee, Into the heaven I have presumed, An earthly guest . . . With like safety guided down, Return me to my native element. --Milton.

2. Freedom from whatever exposes one to danger or from liability to cause danger or harm; safeness; hence, the quality of making safe or secure, or of giving confidence, justifying trust, insuring against harm or loss, etc.

Would there were any safety in thy sex, That I might put a thousand sorrows off, And credit thy repentance! --Beau. & Fl.

3. Preservation from escape; close custody.

Imprison him, . . . Deliver him to safety; and return. --Shak.

4. (Amer. Football) the act or result of a ball-carrier on the offensive team being tackled behind his own goal line, or the downing of a ball behind the offensive team's own goal line when it had been carried or propelled behind that goal line by a player on the offensive tream; such a play causes a score of two points to be awarded to the defensive team; -- it is distinguished from {touchback}, when the ball is downed behind the goal after being propelled there or last touched by a player of the defending team. See {Touchdown}. Same as {Safety touchdown}, below. [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC]

5. Short for {Safety bicycle}. [archaic] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

6. a switch on a firearm that locks the trigger and prevents the firearm from being discharged unintentionally; -- also called {safety catch}, {safety lock}, or {lock}. [archaic] [PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Lock \Lock\ (l[o^]k), noun [AS. locc; akin to D. lok, G. locke, OHG. loc, Icel. lokkr, and perh. to Gr. ? to bend, twist.] A tuft of hair; a flock or small quantity of wool, hay, or other like substance; a tress or ringlet of hair.

These gray locks, the pursuivants of death. --Shak.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Lock \Lock\, noun [AS. loc inclosure, an inclosed place, the fastening of a door, fr. l[=u]can to lock, fasten; akin to OS. l[=u]kan (in comp.), D. luiken, OHG. l[=u]hhan, Icel. l[=u]ka, Goth. l[=u]kan (in comp.); cf. Skr. ruj to break. Cf. {Locket}.]

1. Anything that fastens; specifically, a fastening, as for a door, a lid, a trunk, a drawer, and the like, in which a bolt is moved by a key so as to hold or to release the thing fastened.

2. A fastening together or interlacing; a closing of one thing upon another; a state of being fixed or immovable.

Albemarle Street closed by a lock of carriages. --De Quincey.

3. A place from which egress is prevented, as by a lock. --Dryden.

4. The barrier or works which confine the water of a stream or canal.

5. An inclosure in a canal with gates at each end, used in raising or lowering boats as they pass from one level to another; -- called also {lift lock}.

6. That part or apparatus of a firearm by which the charge is exploded; as, a matchlock, flintlock, percussion lock, etc.

7. A device for keeping a wheel from turning.

8. A grapple in wrestling. --Milton.

{Detector lock}, a lock containing a contrivance for showing whether it as has been tampered with.

{Lock bay} (Canals), the body of water in a lock chamber.

{Lock chamber}, the inclosed space between the gates of a canal lock.

{Lock nut}. See {Check nut}, under {Check}.

{Lock plate}, a plate to which the mechanism of a gunlock is attached.

{Lock rail} (Arch.), in ordinary paneled doors, the rail nearest the lock.

{Lock rand} (Masonry), a range of bond stone. --Knight.

{Mortise lock}, a door lock inserted in a mortise.

{Rim lock}, a lock fastened to the face of a door, thus differing from a {mortise lock}.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Lock \Lock\, verb (used without an object) To become fast, as by means of a lock or by interlacing; as, the door locks close.

When it locked none might through it pass. --Spenser.

{To lock into}, to fit or slide into; as, they lock into each other. --Boyle.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Lock \Lock\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Locked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Locking}.]

1. To fasten with a lock, or as with a lock; to make fast; to prevent free movement of; as, to lock a door, a carriage wheel, a river, etc.

2. To prevent ingress or access to, or exit from, by fastening the lock or locks of; -- often with up; as, to lock or lock up, a house, jail, room, trunk. etc.

3. To fasten in or out, or to make secure by means of, or as with, locks; to confine, or to shut in or out -- often with up; as, to lock one's self in a room; to lock up the prisoners; to lock up one's silver; to lock intruders out of the house; to lock money into a vault; to lock a child in one's arms; to lock a secret in one's breast.

4. To link together; to clasp closely; as, to lock arms. " Lock hand in hand." --Shak.

5. (Canals) To furnish with locks; also, to raise or lower (a boat) in a lock.

6. (Fencing) To seize, as the sword arm of an antagonist, by turning the left arm around it, to disarm him.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

lock

noun

1: a fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed

2: a strand or cluster of hair [syn: {lock}, {curl}, {ringlet}, {whorl}]

3: a mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun

4: enclosure consisting of a section of canal that can be closed to control the water level; used to raise or lower vessels that pass through it [syn: {lock}, {lock chamber}]

5: a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key [syn: {lock}, {ignition lock}]

6: any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured

verb

1: fasten with a lock; "lock the bike to the fence" [ant: {unlock}]

2: keep engaged; "engaged the gears" [syn: {engage}, {mesh}, {lock}, {operate}] [ant: {disengage}, {withdraw}]

3: become rigid or immoveable; "The therapist noticed that the patient's knees tended to lock in this exercise" [ant: {unlock}]

4: hold in a locking position; "He locked his hands around her neck" [syn: {lock}, {interlock}, {interlace}]

5: become engaged or intermeshed with one another; "They were locked in embrace" [syn: {interlock}, {lock}]

6: hold fast (in a certain state); "He was locked in a laughing fit"

7: place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape; "The parents locked her daughter up for the weekend"; "She locked her jewels in the safe" [syn: {lock in}, {lock away}, {lock}, {put away}, {shut up}, {shut away}, {lock up}]

8: pass by means through a lock in a waterway

9: build locks in order to facilitate the navigation of vessels

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