locken

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɔkn̩], [ˈlɔkŋ̩]
  • Hyphenation: lo‧cken
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German locken, from Old High German lockōn. Cognate with lügen (to lie), Latin laciō and Slovak lákať (to allure).

Verb[edit]

locken

  1. (transitive) to lure, entice
  2. (transitive) to tempt
  3. (transitive, impersonal) to be lured

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old High German lochōn, from Locke (curl).

Verb[edit]

locken

  1. (transitive) to curl sth
  2. (reflexive) to curl

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Noun[edit]

locken

  1. definite singular of lock
  2. definite plural of lock