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synonyms for padlocking

  • cement
  • clinch
  • fix
  • settle
  • adjust
  • anchor
  • bind
  • bolt
  • button
  • catch
  • chain
  • clamp
  • close
  • fasten
  • hitch
  • lash
  • lock
  • moor
  • nail
  • padlock
  • pinion
  • rivet
  • tack
  • tie
  • tighten
  • batten down
  • button down
  • hook on
  • lock up
  • make fast
  • tie down
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antonyms for padlocking

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  • unfix
  • unsettle
  • detach
  • disconnect
  • disjoin
  • free
  • let go
  • loose
  • loosen
  • lose
  • open
  • release
  • unchain
  • unfasten
  • unhitch
  • unlock
  • untie
  • endanger
  • forfeit
  • give up
  • harm
  • hurt
  • injure
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How to use padlocking in a sentence

After dinner I was approaching insanity over the folly of the men who were padlocking my trunks.
A JOURNAL FROM JAPANMARIE CARMICHAEL STOPES
Bart was, therefore, in high spirits as he left the express office, padlocking the door securely.
BART STIRLING'S ROAD TO SUCCESSALLEN CHAPMAN
A gateman crossed the tracks from the in-station, padlocking the gates carefully after him.
THE DEBTORMARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN
To shut people out is like padlocking the orchards on Sunday, and stopping the machinery that makes the apples grow.
THE ADVENTURES OF UNCLE JEREMIAH AND FAMILY AT THE GREAT FAIRCHARLES MCCELLAN STEVENS (AKA 'QUONDAM')
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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