open the lock of
"unlock the door"
set free or release
"The door unlocked from the inside"
To undo or open a lock or something locked by, for example, turning a key, or selecting a combination.
I unlocked the door and walked in
to give access to something
I unlocked the dictionary article so it could be edited
To disclose or reveal previously unknown knowledge.
The discovery of a clue unlocked the mystery
To be or become unfastened or unrestrained
The safe was already unlocked
to unfasten, as what is locked; as, to unlock a door or a chest
to open, in general; to lay open; to undo
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-lok′, v.t. to unfasten what is locked: to open.
The numerical value of unlock in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of unlock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The will to love, the desire to help, and an open mind with gratitude can unlock the door to eternal happiness.
We use horses as a hook to create pride, esteem and healing, they learn that they have ability. They just have to unlock it.
Life is a Treasure Hunt and we all have the key to it. Unfortunately, many of us don’t unlock it, but take the key to our grave.
No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
Her front door is a dead bolt so that’s the only way you can unlock it. Quite a few sliding glass doors within the house were all locked. There was no sign at all of forced entry.
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