unlatch

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verb un·latch \ˌən-ˈlach\

Definition of unlatch

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

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

First Known Use of unlatch

1642


UNLATCH Defined for English Language Learners

unlatch

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Definition of unlatch for English Language Learners

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


UNLATCH Defined for Kids

unlatch

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verb un·latch \ˌən-ˈlach\

Definition of unlatch for Students

unlatched

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unlatching

  1. :  to open by lifting a latch

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