Synonyms of lock-up in English:

lock-up


See definition of lock-up

noun

1‘the old red-brick police station was the site of the village lock-up’

SYNONYMS

jail, prison, cell, police cell, place of detention, place of confinement, detention centre

North American jailhouse

informal cooler, slammer, jug, can, nick, stir, clink, quod, chokey, pen

2‘they had some spare space in a lock-up in a basement car park’

SYNONYMS

storeroom, store, warehouse, depository, storage space, garage