What does unlock mean?

Definitions for unlock
ʌnˈlɒkun·lock

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unlock.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unlock(verb)

    open the lock of

    "unlock the door"

  2. unlock(verb)

    set free or release

  3. unlock(verb)

    become unlocked

    "The door unlocked from the inside"

Wiktionary

  1. unlock(Verb)

    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

  2. unlock(Verb)

    to give access to something

    I unlocked the dictionary article so it could be edited

  3. unlock(Verb)

    To disclose or reveal previously unknown knowledge.

    The discovery of a clue unlocked the mystery

  4. unlock(Verb)

    To be or become unfastened or unrestrained

    The safe was already unlocked

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unlock(verb)

    to unfasten, as what is locked; as, to unlock a door or a chest

  2. Unlock(verb)

    to open, in general; to lay open; to undo

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unlock

    un-lok′, v.t. to unfasten what is locked: to open.

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How to say unlock in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unlock in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unlock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of unlock in a Sentence

  1. Shreyas Gupta:

    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.

  2. Sony Kapoor:

    On infrastructure, that is very promising, investing in infrastructure is one of the most promising ways to unlock growth potentials.

  3. John Heinlein:

    I do believe a major shakeup of management is needed and an ultimate sale could possibly help unlock some of the underlying value.

  4. David Joyce:

    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.

  5. Chris Young:

    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.

Images & Illustrations of unlock

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