noun. ['ˈlɑːkˌdaʊn'] the act of confining prisoners to their cells (usually to regain control during a riot).
- down (English)
- doun (Middle English (1100-1500))
- lock (English)
- locc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Words that Rhyme with Lockdown
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.