double-lock

double-lock

vb (tr)
to lock by means of a double lock, or by more than one lock

dou′ble-lock′



v.t.
to lock with two turns of a key, so that a second bolt is engaged.
[1585–95]

double-lock


Past participle: double-locked
Gerund: double-locking

Imperative
double-lock
double-lock
Present
I double-lock
you double-lock
he/she/it double-locks
we double-lock
you double-lock
they double-lock
Preterite
I double-locked
you double-locked
he/she/it double-locked
we double-locked
you double-locked
they double-locked
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
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
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 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 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
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
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
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
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
Past Conditional
I would have double-locked
you would have double-locked
he/she/it would have double-locked
we would have double-locked
you would have double-locked
they would have double-locked
Translations

double-lock

[ˌdʌblˈlɒk] VTcerrar con dos vueltas
see also double lock
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References in classic literature ?
I shall double-lock myself in with him and have it out before I die, I'm quite certain of it.
Under the plans, warrants for the most intrusive powers available to the agencies, such as the interception of communications, will be subject to a double-lock , requiring approval by a judge as well as by the Secretary of State.
She announced the Government s intention to place the capability on a more transparent footing through the Investigatory Powers Bill and to make it subject to the same robust safeguards as other bulk powers, including the double-lock authorisation process.
With a Labour government there will be a new double-lock to protect our National Health Service, guaranteeing proper funding and stopping its privatisation.
The patent pending (re)zip design features a leak proof, double-lock closure to seal in freshness.
While you're at it, double-lock the important stuff: Install 'App Lock' to protect individual apps.
Manager Sanjay Parekh said the system was brought in along with double-lock doors after knife-wielding robbers raided the jewellers three years ago.
Penarth Neighbourhood Inspector Chris Owen said: "At a time when many are fortunate enough to have new Christmas gifts, it's important to ensure doors and windows are properly locked, lifting the handle and using the key to double-lock any uPVC doors, and giving your home the lived-in look with timer switches on lamps if you're away or due back after dark.
New to the RIO is an optional, removable medication distribution system with multiple drawer configurations, independently programmable lock/ double-lock (narcotic) capabilities and multiple-user drawer assignment.
Further protection from the elements is offered by the double-lock mechanism on the battery/memory card compartment that prevents accidental opening, plus there's a front grip and thumb rest for assured handling.
The Tetra radios are like mobile phones as they have a double-lock to guarantee transmissions are secure.
The front-mounted LRC comes in single- or double-lock formats, with a third lock potential.