[ lok-uh-buh l ]
/ ˈlɒk ə bəl /
Locked Up Lingo: 8 Terms That Summarize Prison SlangOn "the inside," which is to say, in prison, people use their own special forms of lingo and communication. The unique slang used by prisoners reflects this. We've collected a few of the terms we find most interesting. Hopefully, you'll never have to use any of them yourself ...
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- lock, stock, and barrel,
- locke, david ross
Origin of lockable
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