unbolt

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un·bolt

 (ŭn-bōlt′)
tr.v. un·bolt·ed, un·bolt·ing, un·bolts
To release the bolts of (a door, for example); unlock.

unbolt

(ʌnˈbəʊlt)
vb (tr)
1. to unfasten a bolt of (a door)
2. (Building) to undo (the nut) on a bolt

un•bolt

(ʌnˈboʊlt)

v.t.
1. to open (a door, window, etc.) by or as if by removing a bolt; unlock.
2. to unfasten, as by the removal of threaded bolts.
v.i.
3. to become unbolted.
[1425–75]

unbolt


Past participle: unbolted
Gerund: unbolting

Imperative
unbolt
unbolt
Present
I unbolt
you unbolt
he/she/it unbolts
we unbolt
you unbolt
they unbolt
Preterite
I unbolted
you unbolted
he/she/it unbolted
we unbolted
you unbolted
they unbolted
Present Continuous
I am unbolting
you are unbolting
he/she/it is unbolting
we are unbolting
you are unbolting
they are unbolting
Present Perfect
I have unbolted
you have unbolted
he/she/it has unbolted
we have unbolted
you have unbolted
they have unbolted
Past Continuous
I was unbolting
you were unbolting
he/she/it was unbolting
we were unbolting
you were unbolting
they were unbolting
Past Perfect
I had unbolted
you had unbolted
he/she/it had unbolted
we had unbolted
you had unbolted
they had unbolted
Future
I will unbolt
you will unbolt
he/she/it will unbolt
we will unbolt
you will unbolt
they will unbolt
Future Perfect
I will have unbolted
you will have unbolted
he/she/it will have unbolted
we will have unbolted
you will have unbolted
they will have unbolted
Future Continuous
I will be unbolting
you will be unbolting
he/she/it will be unbolting
we will be unbolting
you will be unbolting
they will be unbolting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been unbolting
you have been unbolting
he/she/it has been unbolting
we have been unbolting
you have been unbolting
they have been unbolting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been unbolting
you will have been unbolting
he/she/it will have been unbolting
we will have been unbolting
you will have been unbolting
they will have been unbolting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been unbolting
you had been unbolting
he/she/it had been unbolting
we had been unbolting
you had been unbolting
they had been unbolting
Conditional
I would unbolt
you would unbolt
he/she/it would unbolt
we would unbolt
you would unbolt
they would unbolt
Past Conditional
I would have unbolted
you would have unbolted
he/she/it would have unbolted
we would have unbolted
you would have unbolted
they would have unbolted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.unbolt - undo the bolt ofunbolt - undo the bolt of; "unbolt the door"
open, open up - cause to open or to become open; "Mary opened the car door"
bolt - secure or lock with a bolt; "bolt the door"
Translations
يَرْفَع المِزْلاج
uvolnit zástrčku
skjóta loku frá; opna
atbultēt
uvoľniť zástrčku/závoru
sürmesini açmak

unbolt

[ˈʌnˈbəʊlt] VTdesatrancar, quitar el cerrojo de

unbolt

vtaufriegeln; he left the door unbolteder verriegelte die Tür nicht

unbolt

[ʌnˈbəʊlt] vtlevare il catenaccio a

unbolt

(anˈbəult) verb
to open the bolt of (eg a door). The shop-keeper unbolted the door and let the customers enter.
References in classic literature ?
When I got to the three log doorsteps I heard them unlocking and unbarring and unbolting.
He therefore commenced proceedings by putting his arm over the half-door of the bar, coolly unbolting it, and leisurely walking in.
No--she can stay only one night," said Hepzibah, unbolting the door.
The hardware-free and patented cam lock design of the 500 Series is said to mean no time is wasted unbolting and re-securing fasteners for disassembly and reassembly.
The hardware-free and patented cam-lock design of the crosshead means no time is wasted unbolting and re-securing fasteners for disassembly and re-assembly.
The hardware-free and patented cam lock design of Guill's new 500 Series means no time is wasted unbolting and resecuring fasteners for disassembly and reassembly.
Dismantling the units involved unbolting them from their legs and dropping on to the quay.
Remove old signs by unbolting existing bottom sign placards from existing top marquee signs attached with two bolts, four washers, and two nuts and replace with new, correctly numbered bottom placards for each stop location using same bolting hardware.
As difficult as that is, since both the front and back of the tractor have wheels, when the unbolting process is complete, the two halves can be rolled apart.
As a result, it meets virtually any super industrial bolting and unbolting need in heavy industry, helping maintenance engineers minimize downtime and therefore enabling companies to save associated costs.
Bollards put up to prevent a ram raid appear to not have prevented the thieves from unbolting the entire machine from its fixings.
The theft on Monday night suggests the intruders forced the lock after the unbolting, presumably quickly," the statement said.