Synonyms for interlock

Synonyms for (noun) interlock

Synonyms: mesh, meshing, interlock, interlocking

Definition: the act of interlocking or meshing

Usage: an interlocking of arms by the police held the crowd in check

Similar words: grab, catch, snatch, snap

Definition: the act of catching an object with the hands

Usage: Mays made the catch with his back to the plate; he made a grab for the ball before it landed; Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away; the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion

Synonyms: interlock, ignition interlock

Definition: a device that prevents an automotive engine from starting

Usage: car theives know how to bypass the ignition interlock

Similar words: device

Definition: an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose

Usage: the device is small enough to wear on your wrist; a device intended to conserve water

Synonyms for (verb) interlock

Synonyms: mesh, interlock

Definition: coordinate in such a way that all parts work together effectively

Similar words: coordinate, organise, organize

Definition: bring order and organization to

Usage: Can you help me organize my files?

Synonyms: lock, interlock

Definition: become engaged or intermeshed with one another

Usage: They were locked in embrace

Similar words: embrace, bosom, hug, squeeze

Definition: squeeze (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness

Usage: Hug me, please; They embraced; He hugged her close to him

Synonyms: lock, interlace, interlock

Definition: hold in a locking position

Usage: He locked his hands around her neck

Similar words: take hold, hold

Definition: have or hold in one's hands or grip

Usage: Hold this bowl for a moment, please; A crazy idea took hold of him

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