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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The guests will receive a box with a timer to lock away their phones which will only open once the timer expires.
The pair were given the first task of the series - to decide three housemates' suitcases to lock away.
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.