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Lock, subst. an instrument to fasten doors or chests: Ven. 575. Lucr. 302. Mids. I, 2, 35. H5 I, 2, 176. Cor. III, 1, 138. Mcb. IV, 1, 46. Oth. IV, 2, 22. Cymb. III, 2, 36. V, 4, 1. V, 4, 1 Metaphorically: β€œdefile the --s of your shrill-shrieking daughters,” H5 III, 3, 35 (or == curls?); cf. β€œI have picked the l. and ta'en the treasure of her honour,” Cymb. II, 2, 41.
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