how to pronounce lockout

/ˈlɑːˌkaʊt/

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lockout is pronounced in two syllables

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lɑːkaʊt

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meanings of lockout

noun:

  1. The exclusion of others from a certain place or situation.
  2. The opposite of a strike; a labor disruption where management refuses to allow workers into a plant to work even if they are willing.
  3. A situation where the system is not responding to input.
  4. A safety device designed to prevent touching a moving part when it is under operation.
  5. The final portion of a weightlifting motion where all applicable limbs or joints are fully extended or "locked out".
  6. An exercise meant to increase strength in the lockout portion of a lifting motion.
  7. The action of installing a lock to keep someone out of an area, such as eviction of a tenant by changing the lock.

words that rhyme with lockout

knockout

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