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unlatch

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verb un·latch \-ˈlach\

Simple Definition of unlatch

  • : to open or loosen (something, such as a door) by lifting a latch

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unlatch

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to open or loose by lifting the latch

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to become loosed or opened

1642

First Known Use of unlatch

1642


UNLATCH Defined for Kids

unlatch

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verb un·latch \ˌən-ˈlach\

Definition of unlatch for Students

unlatchedunlatching

  1. :  to open by lifting a latch




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