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How to use the word locks in a Sentence?

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The locks are showing their age. The real big worry is having a failure at one of these sites during harvest season.

Mike Steenhoek

Found on CNN
27 days ago

Politics

The doors were riddled with bullets, the glass was broken, the doors were smashed, even the locks were destroyed and lying on the ground.

Carl Henri Destin

Found on CNN
3 months ago

Top News

Just be careful, as your skin in that area will likely be sensitive and topical acne treatments can make this more irritated and even worse. FOGGY GLASSES Since face masks trap the breath and foster moist, humid environments, glasses wearersmay have noticed that wearing a face mask can cause your lenses to fog. In a 2011 study from the Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, researchers advised washing the glasses with soapy water immediately before wearing a face mask. Face masks trap the breath and foster humidity so glasses wearers may have noticed that wearing a face mask can cause the lenses to fog. (iStock) After shaking off any excess water, let the spectacles air dry or gently dry off the lenses with a soft tissue before putting them back on. Now the spectacle lenses should not mist up when the face mask is worn, they wrote. Glasses fog because humidity can escape the mask and move upward, coming into contact with the lenses and causing them to fog. Placing a tissue under the top of your face mask can also help absorb some of the droplets, leading to clear lenses. Wearing a mask that can form to the bridge of your nose one with wire, for instance can help prevent the warm air from your mouth from reaching your lenses. DRY, CRACKED HANDS FROM FREQUENT WASHING Next, frequent hand washing, especially during the ongoing pandemic, can lead to skin feeling dry, irritatedor cracked. Preventing rough skin can be as simple as switching to a fragrance-free hand soap, which may contain fewer irritants. But Jaber also recommends carrying hand moisturizer for use after washing and drying your hands, suggesting a cream or an ointment rather than a lotion, as lotions are usually thinner and often contain alcohol. Experts advise carrying hand moisturizer for use after washing and drying your hands. (iStock) Lotions can be great, but creams or ointments are thicker. Vaseline is an ointment, and it really locks things in.

Samer Jaber

Found on FOX News
1 year ago

Health

Education is the key; only when you've got the MASTER key to unlock all the locks!

Mwanandeke Kindembo

added by King_M
1 year ago

The sound waves of fireworks are so triggering to many veterans, the impact of the emotional distress spills out into our lives, causing flashbacks and anger. We check and re-check our locks and stay up all night.

Marine Corps veteran Brian Vargas

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Health

I focus only on the keys but do not on the locks.

Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
2 years ago

A gilded cage is still a cage, there are locks on the doors, there is no freedom of movement. It is for all intents and purposes a prison.

Robyn Barnard

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

I was inside a bulletproof glass box tied with chain and locks and dropped down from Howrah bridge, then I came out within 29 seconds.

Chanchal Lahiri

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Top News

Every human knows everything, but each thing requires keys to open the locks to learn

Sebastian Morgan

added by anonymous
2 years ago

There are about a dozen instances of extensive vehicle traffic off roads and in some cases into wilderness. We had destruction of government property with the cutting of chains and locks for people to access campgrounds, we've never seen this level of out-of-bounds camping. Every day-use area was occupied every evening. Joshua trees were actually cut down in order to make new roads.

David Smith

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Top News

We didn’t have locks, so you can’t help it if you walk in on people if there’s no lock, remember, we’re a bunch of twentysomethings except for me—ancient at 35, so there’s some hormones and they’re raging.

Heather Cairns

Found on FOX News
3 years ago

Technology

According to Prof Betz's team at the Institute for Human Genetics, the syndrome is caused by a mutation to one of three genes - PADI3, TGM3 and TCHH. (SWNS.com) Taylor was born with no hair but began sprouting tufts of soft baby fuzz when she was around five months old. Rather than falling out and growing back straight and brown, like her parents' hair, Taylor's bright blond locks grew and grew. At one point we had a chat with my mother-in-law who said, 'There is a photo on the internet that looks like Taylor,'.

Though Cara

Found on FOX News
3 years ago

Latest Headlines

They took advantage of a situation, Young said. We had an electrical short in the panel. It did what it was designed to do. When that electrical short happened, it released the locks within that pod, like they’re supposed to do. An officer attempted to control the situation and stop the inmates before they broke free. Four of them overpowered him. This guy put his life on the line, he was beaten and they were able to get his mace away from him and in the face of having been maced, still put up enough of a fight to make sure no one else was able to get away.

Orangeburg County Administrator Harold Young

Found on FOX News
3 years ago

U.S.

It’s not unusual for a middle class, upper class family with soccer kids to be spending $20, $30, $40,000 a year to keep them all playing at the high level, the median household income of most kids we work with is $26,000. I mean you can do the math. It just locks them out.

Phil Hill

Found on FOX News
3 years ago

Latest Headlines

It would take a big team of skilled specialists years to try to repeat the effort. Since the tools are not made available, it is not about just going into a hotel and getting instant access, these locks represent only a small fraction of the hotel locks in the world and are being rapidly replaced with new, more advanced technology.

Assa Abloy

Found on FOX News
3 years ago

Technology

We need to keep the locks running, a lot of people are dependent on the rivers for their livelihood.

Paul Rhode

Found on FOX News
4 years ago

Latest Headlines

You have to somehow break out of the cycle, when you are so dependent on everything the Fed does or everything a central banker says. That kind of locks up the market, it is really frustrating we are stuck with these guys, and every time they say something the market reacts.

Joe Saluzzi

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

Company News

Trigger locks, lock boxes, and proper securing of guns in the home are all very important but challenging to do every day, just like using seat belts, it’s an active prevention strategy requiring constant active behavior to achieve success.

Stephen Hargarten

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

Health

If they still sold cars with manual locks and windows, that's what Bernie would have.

Heather Titus

Found on CNN
5 years ago

Politics

Emergency phone numbers are printed on maps for guests to call in case of an emergency, and security staff keep watch on grounds around the clock, we have added security cameras, new path lighting and computer-controlled locks to track exit and entry. Additional path lighting is planned for the new African Grasslands exhibit, and more cameras will be installed to monitor the grounds and gates.

Dennis Pate

Found on CNN
5 years ago

Top News

When the locks first started to appear a few years ago, we didn't pay much attention, they were pretty nondescript and you hardly noticed them. But now someone has spray-painted them bright orange.

Robert Power

Found on Reuters
6 years ago

Lifestyle

Paris had to do something to save their heritage sites. The entire UNESCO World Heritage district is endangered by love locks.

Lisa Anselmo

Found on CNN
6 years ago

Travel

The deaths of these children and educators should stand for something, not temporarily, but permanently, whether it is reinforced glass in schools, placing locks on the inside of classroom doors, selling guns with gun locks, or improving mental health programs, these are recommendations that make sense.

Dannel Malloy

Found on Reuters
6 years ago

U.S.

Whether it is reinforced glass in schools, placing locks on the inside of classroom doors, selling guns with gun locks, or improving mental health programs, these are recommendations that make sense.

Dannel Malloy

Found on Reuters
6 years ago

U.S.

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