Definition of unbar in English:

Share this entry

unbar

Pronunciation: /ʌnˈbɑː/

verb (unbars, unbarring, unbarred)

[with object]
Remove the bars from (a gate or door); unlock: she unbarred the gate
More example sentences
  • The doors were unbarred, opened and sunlight flooded into the gloom.
  • The head evil one shouted out some command, and the door was unbarred and then opened.
  • Hark got a ladder and set it against the chimney, on which I ascended, and hoisting a window, entered and came down stairs, unbarred the door, and removed the guns from their places.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.