lock away

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Verb1.lock away - 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"
confine - prevent from leaving or from being removed

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vt sepwegschließen; personeinsperren; he locked the money away in his safeer schloss das Geld in seinem Safe ein
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We need a Government in power that will lock away villains, curb immigration, and do away with this farcical Human Rights Act and bring pride back for the people who work the longest hours and receive least holidays in Europe.
Stop thieves smashing it open by keeping the lock away from the ground.
Put a fence around garden ponds, lock away garden tools and repair any gaps in the main fence.