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1. lockdown

noun. ['ˈlɑːkˌdaʊn'] the act of confining prisoners to their cells (usually to regain control during a riot).

Synonyms

  • imprisonment

Etymology

  • down (English)
  • doun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lock (English)
  • locc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Lockdown

  • knockdown

Example sentences of the word lockdown


1. Noun, singular or mass
It’s the perfect solution to bring a bit of the outside indoors during lockdown.

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