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Meaning of "double-lock" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DOUBLE-LOCK

double-lock  [ˌdʌb əlˈlɒk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DOUBLE-LOCK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Double-Lock is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb double-lock in English.

WHAT DOES DOUBLE-LOCK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of double-lock in the English dictionary

The definition of double-lock in the dictionary is to lock by means of a double lock, or by more than one lock.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO DOUBLE-LOCK

PRESENT

Present
I double-lock
you double-lock
he/she/it double-locks
we double-lock
you double-lock
they double-lock
Present continuous
I am double-locking
you are double-locking
he/she/it is double-locking
we are double-locking
you are double-locking
they are double-locking
Present perfect
I have double-locked
you have double-locked
he/she/it has double-locked
we have double-locked
you have double-locked
they have double-locked
Present perfect continuous
I have been double-locking
you have been double-locking
he/she/it has been double-locking
we have been double-locking
you have been double-locking
they have been double-locking
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I double-locked
you double-locked
he/she/it double-locked
we double-locked
you double-locked
they double-locked
Past continuous
I was double-locking
you were double-locking
he/she/it was double-locking
we were double-locking
you were double-locking
they were double-locking
Past perfect
I had double-locked
you had double-locked
he/she/it had double-locked
we had double-locked
you had double-locked
they had double-locked
Past perfect continuous
I had been double-locking
you had been double-locking
he/she/it had been double-locking
we had been double-locking
you had been double-locking
they had been double-locking
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will double-lock
you will double-lock
he/she/it will double-lock
we will double-lock
you will double-lock
they will double-lock
Future continuous
I will be double-locking
you will be double-locking
he/she/it will be double-locking
we will be double-locking
you will be double-locking
they will be double-locking
Future perfect
I will have double-locked
you will have double-locked
he/she/it will have double-locked
we will have double-locked
you will have double-locked
they will have double-locked
Future perfect continuous
I will have been double-locking
you will have been double-locking
he/she/it will have been double-locking
we will have been double-locking
you will have been double-locking
they will have been double-locking
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would double-lock
you would double-lock
he/she/it would double-lock
we would double-lock
you would double-lock
they would double-lock
Conditional continuous
I would be double-locking
you would be double-locking
he/she/it would be double-locking
we would be double-locking
you would be double-locking
they would be double-locking
Conditional perfect
I would have double-lock
you would have double-lock
he/she/it would have double-lock
we would have double-lock
you would have double-lock
they would have double-lock
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been double-locking
you would have been double-locking
he/she/it would have been double-locking
we would have been double-locking
you would have been double-locking
they would have been double-locking
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you double-lock
we let´s double-lock
you double-lock
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to double-lock
Past participle
double-locked
Present Participle
double-locking
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DOUBLE-LOCK


bloc
blɒk
Bloch
blɒk
block
blɒk
Blok
blɒk
breloque
brəˈlɒk
clock
klɒk
enlock
ɪnˈlɒk
flock
flɒk
Glock
ɡlɒk
inlock
ɪnˈlɒk
interlock
ˌɪntəˈlɒk
lock
lɒk
Locke
lɒk
o´clock
əˈklɒk
overclock
ˌəʊvəˈklɒk
relock
riːˈlɒk
sherlock
ˈʃɜːˌlɒk
unblock
ʌnˈblɒk
unlock
ʌnˈlɒk
uplock
ʌpˈlɒk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DOUBLE-LOCK

double-edged sword
double-entry book-keeping
double-faced
double-figure
double-glaze
double-glazed
double-header
double-helical gear
double-hung
double-jointed
double-magnum
double-minded
double-mindedness
double-page spread
double-park
double-quick
double-reed
double-sided
double-space
double-stop

WORDS THAT END LIKE DOUBLE-LOCK

a chip off the old block
alarm clock
around the clock
born out of wedlock
building block
bullock
child lock
D-lock
deadlock
digital clock
eight o´clock
hair-lock
hemlock
Matlock
on the block
overlock
padlock
Pollock
the clock
U-lock

Synonyms and antonyms of double-lock in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «double-lock» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DOUBLE-LOCK

Find out the translation of double-lock to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of double-lock from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «double-lock» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

双锁定
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

doble bloqueo
570 millions of speakers

English

double-lock
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

डबल लॉक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مزدوج قفل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

дважды замок
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

double -lock
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ডবল লক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

double- verrouillage
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Double lock
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Doppelverriegelungs
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ダブルロック
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

이중 잠금
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pindho lock
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hai khóa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இரட்டை பூட்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

दुहेरी-लॉक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Çift kilit
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

double -lock
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

double -lock
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

двічі замок
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

dublu - blocare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

διπλή - lock
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

dubbel - slot
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

dubbel -lock
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

dobbel - lås
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of double-lock

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DOUBLE-LOCK»

The term «double-lock» is regularly used and occupies the 88.295 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DOUBLE-LOCK» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about double-lock

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DOUBLE-LOCK»

Discover the use of double-lock in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to double-lock and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Introduction to THz Wave Photonics
3.5 Experimental setup of a THz time-domain differential spectrometer Figure 3.5 shows the concept of THz time-domain differential spectroscopy, where a double lock-in technique is used. The two lock-in amplifiers are serially connected.
Xi-Cheng Zhang, Jingzhou Xu, 2009
2
Documents of the Assembly of the State of New York
Kind ofcléal'lzgxl-on Erle 1869. 1510. 1869. mo. 1869. mo. 1869. mo. ERIE CANAL. Look No. 1, Albany . . . . . . . . . . . . 3,77 6 4,238 59 48 26 27 17 19 New double lock. Lock N0. 2, one mile from Albany 10,979 10,519 140 123 71 78 51 49 New ...
New York (State). Legislature. Assembly, 1871
3
Annual Report ... on the Tolls, Trade and Tonnage of the ...
... 12 8 Kind of lock on rie canal. New double lock. New single lock. New sin le lock' New dou le lock. New single lock. New double lock. New double lock. New double lock. New double lock. New double lock. New single lock. New double lock.
New York (State) Auditor of Canal Dept, 1869
4
T.B.On Transportation Engineering
16.2) and (ii) Double lock and Key System. 1 .M ain (i) Single Lock and Key System. (Fig. 16.2) A and B 2_gidjng are two locks operated by a single key. For lowering the (1) signals, the key is first inserted and turned in lock B. The signal A_E| ...
S. P. Chandola, 2008
5
Fugitive Recovery Tactical Training Manual Vol 2
Will handcuffs double-lock if dropped – Some handcuffs will double-lock when dropped on the floor. So, when your shopping for handcuffs, drop them on the floor to see if they will double-lock. If they do, avoid them. How much does the ...
Lee Vineyard
6
Annual Report of the Board of Public Works to the General ...
Besides this, there is, between the end of the boat or boat* and the angle of the gates, a space necessarily left to enable the gates in turning to clear the boat ; this space in a double lock is even more than double in length that in a small lock , ...
Virginia. Board of Public Works, 1826
7
Barry's Introduction to Construction of Buildings
Copper sheets cannot be shaped over rolls and drips easily, so they are joined by the use of double lock welts, which are a double fold at the edges of adjacent sheets. Double lock welts are used for joints of sheet over the wood rolls and at ...
Stephen Emmitt, Christopher A. Gorse, 2013
8
Journal of the House of Assembly of Upper Canada
.~149729 18 G Excavation from combined Locks to No. 13, double Lock, 19404 yards, ls. 6d. 1455 6 0 “ of Reservoir, 35200 yards, ls. ,. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11 1760 0 0 , Trackway,792feet,1§d. .... .... .... 419 01 Excavation No. 13, double Lock Pit, ...
Upper Canada. Legislature. House of Assembly, 1838
9
Judgements of the United Nations Administrative Tribunal
However, if the slot on the right outer side of each of the three lower drawers is in the open position, pressing the plunger- keylock of the top drawer will provide a double lock to the three lower drawers. Pictures taken of the crime scene by the ...
United Nations, 2007
10
U. S. Navy Diving Manual: Air Diving
Double Lock Steel Recompression Chamber Figure D-1. Double Lock Steel. D-l INTRODUCTION Recompression chambers are used for the treatment of decompression sickness, for surface decompression, and for administering pressure ...
‎1999

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DOUBLE-LOCK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term double-lock is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Pensioners should be paying for their own TV licences
With pensions now triple-locked (because a double-lock wasn't enough) to rise above the rate of inflation, it seems the perfect time to make ... «HITC, Jul 15»
2
What is Syriza? The answer's more complicated than you think
... also relatively sure that there was a double-lock against such a substantial retreat – the fact that the party's base would not allow him to do it. «New Statesman, Jul 15»
3
Inmate busted after calling woman 1975 times
Buchanan's finally been disconnected for good, however. "He's in double-lock status," Logsdon said. "He doesn't have use of the phones.". «Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Jul 15»
4
Photo: Cop sings to girl after fatal crash; Watch police arrest church …
... cold allowing maximum tactical leverage. Double-Lock prevents tampering and allows tactical leverage without accidentally over-tightening. «Police News, Jun 15»
5
The EU commandments: 10 things David Cameron must change in …
But if the number of non-Euro states falls below four – as is quite likely – the double-lock rules lapse, raising raises the dire prospect of the ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»
6
What is silicon, and why are computer chips made from it?
Silicon is also happy to bond powerfully to other silicon atoms (just like carbon to carbon) and can thus double-lock certain conformations into ... «ExtremeTech, Jun 15»
7
Police warning after spate of burglaries
Make sure you double-lock any UPVC doors by lifting the handle and locking it (to engage the security features) before you go to bed or leave ... «Times 24, Jun 15»
8
Berlin Packaging Wins Elite Core77 Design Award for Patricks …
The front edge functions as the closure latch, swinging forward to free the lid and reveal a well containing the product, while a double-lock ... «WorldPressOnline, Jun 15»
9
PM's EU proposals 'lack clarity', says Hyslop
He said: "I would suggest that the double-lock proposal is simply another means to advance (the independence) ambition. "That debate was ... «BBC News, Jun 15»
10
Sturgeon calls for EU referendum “double-lock
Speaking at the launch of the Scottish business pledge this morning, first minister and leader of the Scottish National Party Nicola Sturgeon ... «economia, May 15»

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