Noun(1) a detachable lock; has a hinged shackle that can be passed through the staple of a hasp or the links in a chain and then snapped shut
Verb(1) fasten with a padlock
(1) It was locked with a padlock , and padlocks are especially easy to pick.(2) Alex leaned up against the locker near hers and waited patiently for her to stick her coat in the locker and get the padlock on and locked.(3) The room was small, with machinery set on one side, behind bullet proof containers which were locked with a padlock .(4) The padlock on my garden shed was sawn open and the contents rummaged through though nothing was stolen due to a heavy main gate preventing this.(5) Anyone can snap shut an open padlock - you don't need a key to lock it - but opening it again is really tough.(6) a padlock on the garden gate(7) This is basically a lock box with an unusual two-piece anti-pry construction that locks with a quality padlock .(8) The offenders broke into the ground floor shop through a metal reinforced door - with five locks, a padlock and two steel bars - sometime before 6am on Tuesday.(9) I unlock the padlock and slide back the bolt and go to push the door open.(10) Indeed, many ├ö├ç├┐soft├ö├ç├û cases can be locked with a simple padlock but don't offer the kind of protection a hard-shell case or box can deliver.(11) Secure septic tank lids with locking mechanisms such as a padlock , specialized bolts, or other devices to keep out children and animals.(12) We padlock the box and send it to our colleague who then padlocks it with his padlock and returns it to us.(13) Members of council noted that media reports of the incident had frightened seniors who are now padlocking their doors.(14) One of the doors was padlocked from the outside.(15) I could never understand why for the past 70 or more years it has been closed to the public with a big gate which was padlocked .(16) He padlocked the box, sealed the lock and chained the box to ensure that it would not be tampered with.
2. fasten ::
3. secure ::
Different Formspadlock, padlocked, padlocking, padlocks
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