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
I don't think one meeting next week in Singapore can certainly unlock the entire situation on the Korean peninsula.
Africa is key to global food supply and we need to unlock its potential.
Thailand's regulator needs rapid improvement within the first half of 2016 to meet global standards and unlock the red flag given by ICAO.
The traditional model of principal trading by the dealer community as the sole source of liquidity has been materially impacted by increasingly stringent regulations creating balance-sheet constraints and decaying returns, technology can provide us with alternative places to unlock this liquidity. The industry is looking for new ways to deal with these challenges.
Taken together, these findings show that any abnormality in the way BDNF communicates with its receptor and its associated intracardiac signaling appears to unlock a cascade of chemical glitches that eventually leads to poor cardiac function.
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