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(börtönbe) bezár



lock up


Definitions of lock up

(UK) somewhere that can be locked up and is typically used for storage (=to keep things in)

The stereos are in the lock up.

a jail, especially a temporary one

The room was used as a makeshift lock up until the police arrived.

a long-term investment that cannot easily be sold or realized

Only invest in a lock up if you are certain that you won't need easy access to your money for the duration of the investment.