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
Examples of unlock in a Sentence
You can have a perfect thesis and argument for what a company should do to unlock shareholder value, but if the commodity price moves down and the share price drops, the value of the proposals could be completely destroyed.
On infrastructure, that is very promising, investing in infrastructure is one of the most promising ways to unlock growth potentials.
I do believe a major shakeup of management is needed and an ultimate sale could possibly help unlock some of the underlying value.
The changes in GE unlock if anything more capability out of GE Aviation. I don't feel any constraints relative to what has happened in the past year - in fact I feel the very opposite, we don't feel we are under a lot more pressure than we were before.
I think it's a concerted effort that there is too much money to be made here and (they're) not going to be deterred by the structural or cultural defenses (anymore), i think that Elliott - given their size, their relative aggressiveness versus other activists – are saying we've got the capital, we've got the patience that's necessary and we're going to try to now unlock Europe.
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