locked up

adjective

  • Business (Corporate) Law/Company Law
  • Banking and Finance

Definitions of locked up

  • if money is locked up then it has been invested in a way so that it cannot easily be retrieved or used for other investments

    I'm heading into retirement with at least 60 per cent of my portfolio locked up in bonds.

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