lockman lockman  /ˈlɑk mən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a worker in charge of a lock (on a canal)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • A "lockman" started the trial by "fencing" the court in the name of the King.

News

  • Melissa ‘Missy’ A. (Hemker) Lockman

    BANGOR — Melissa “Missy” A. (Hemker) Lockman, 37, of Bangor, died Saturday, June 8, 2013, at her home. Funeral services will be at 4 p.m. Wednesday at St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church, Barre Mil…
    on June 10, 2013     Source: West Salem Coulee News

Quotes

  • "Whitey Lockman was the quiet man on a rather loud Giants team," recalled former Dodgers pitcher Carl Erskine. "He was a real pro who was respected among his teammates and opponents alike. His double really was a key hit in that playoff that...
    on Mar 22, 2009 By: Carl Erskine Source: MLB.com

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