Locked up Sentence Examples
Earlier, my wife had taken care of all the logistics of our travels while I locked up the house and called Jackson to tell him we would be out of town for a couple of days, retrieving Howie from California.
The Original Beings are locked up.
He was nice enough to say I didn't belong locked up but this was Fitzgerald's jurisdiction and he couldn't do nothing about it.
At least he wasn't locked up somewhere.
In the meantime, I'll keep this locked up.
Everybody would like to see Alfred Nota locked up but nobody has been able to make anything stick.
Too bad you forgot to bring the photo or we'd have this caper locked up.
And locked up your brothers in this one to protect them.
Much capital was locked up in the failed banks, and was therefore not available for distribution amongst wageearners.
A mine, however, may be over-developed, which results in loss of interest on the capital unnecessarily locked up for years by excessive development, and involves additional cost for the maintenance of such openings until they are needed for active mining operations.Advertisement
Many of the mineral plant food-constituents locked up in the coarse herbage and in the upper layers of the soil are made immediately available to crops.
As this money was drawn from the channels of business and locked up in the public vaults, the president looked upon the condition as fraught with danger to the commercial community and he addressed himself to the task of reducing taxation.
Herein Napoleon showed that he was no longer the Napoleon of Austerlitz; for he left locked up in far-distant secondary theatres no less than 56,500 men, of whom he could have collected some 30,000 to 36,000 for the decisive campaign in Belgium.
The essential part of the medicinal treatment of this condition is the administration of iodides, which are able to decompose the insoluble albuminates of lead which have become locked up in the tissues, rapidly causing their degeneration, and to cause the excretion of the poisonous metal by means of the intestine and the kidneys.
The river is locked up to Godalming, and navigation is assisted by cuts.Advertisement
Johnson hated to be questioned; and Boswell was eternally catechizing him on all kinds of subjects, and sometimes propounded such questions as, "What would you do, sir, if you were locked up in a tower with a baby ?"
These strands and belts were the only visible records of the Iroquois, but they required the trained interpreters who could draw from their strings and figures the acts and intentions locked up in their remembrance" (Major Rogers, Account of North America, London, 1765).
The impecunious were locked up and deprived of all hope of earning means to obtain enlargement; while their families and persons dependent on them shared their imprisonment and added to the overcrowding.
Yet a third improvement was permission conceded to prisoners locked up in default of payment of fine, to obtain a reduction of time proportionate to part payment of the fine.
It is probable that the English capital locked up in the port industry amounts to some 2 millions sterling.Advertisement
Yeah; I was locked up with bunches of them, most just like me.
All three of them are locked up on this one, and the Watchers are getting pissy with us.
His van was also entered, and a large ashtray removed from the dashboard, the van left locked up again.
In the meantime, the dried-up mad old bint they have locked up at Broadmoor may have to do.
Over 2,200 people - says the exhibition's leaflet - are locked up in immigration detention in the UK at any one time.Advertisement
I got onto the marbles in the hairpin, went a bit wide because the rear locked up and got the tires dirty.
If you get drunk, get violent, get disorderly then you'll get locked up.
Earnest's center gunwale fender eye was securely locked up on a long chain to a mooring ring.
I think this red brick building was once the local Lockup where the local miscreants would have been locked up for the night.
And during these last few months, I have met several others who have been locked up without good reason.
If only an Asian boy had not been locked up with a racist psychopath.
The medicine is so simple in application and so easily available that it is served out almost automatically and indifferently, to every law-breaker; the pickpocket and the burglar are locked up next door to the clergyman at variance with his bishop; the weak-kneed and self-indulgent drunkard rubs shoulders with the political zealot who has endangered the peace of nations.
However, locked up in ocean water—just suspended in ocean water—may be the equivalent of eight more such cubes.
I was really sad to think of him locked up in a foreign country over Christmas.
That all changes in 1988, when he 's suddenly kidnaped and locked up in solitary confinement with no explanation.
These proposals will strike most people as a gratuitously ungenerous response by the state to those who have been locked up unjustly.
The right gun for home protection (and being locked up in a cabinet) will not be the right gun to carry in your purse, for example.
Yet they locked up and closed the doors on our rehearsal dinner.
When a store has money locked up in inventory, they worry about shoplifting.
With the exclusive NFL license, Madden has locked up playing your favorite football team to their games.
Not only has Electronic Arts been the market leader in football games with Madden, they have now locked up the NFL license for years, leaving their competitors in the dust.
Picture a wet basement that has been locked up the entire winter and you open the door to it for the first time…ah yes, now you can picture it!
Guns must be locked up and out of the reach of children.
Joanie won't hide him, but she won't participate in his being locked up either.
While prison tattoo guns are by far inferior to professional equipment, there is no stopping the men and women locked up behind bars from expressing their individuality with body art.
It is meant to represent the nearly endless stretches of time that pass when one is locked up.
T2 begins with Sarah locked up in a high-security mental institution for the criminally insane, and her ten-year-old son John (Edward Furlong) living in foster care.