Thesaurus / unbolted
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Hop threw off the controls, unbolted the back plate and started a careful inspection.
MYSTERY WINGSROY J. SNELL
The people gave us a good supper and breakfast, and one man came and presented us with 25 pounds of unbolted wheat flour.
DEATH VALLEY IN '49WILLIAM LEWIS MANLY
She unbolted the door, and was strained to her friend's emaciated bosom.
TALES OF MEN AND GHOSTSEDITH WHARTON
No sooner did he name her name than Sodewa Bai knew his voice, and unbolted the door and let him in.
OLD DECCAN DAYSM. FRERE
The cabin door was unbolted and he flung it open confidently.
THE COURAGE OF MARGE O'DOONEJAMES OLIVER CURWOOD
Norah had unbolted the door, and was standing with the musket in her hand.
THE BOOK OF THE BUSHGEORGE DUNDERDALE
And so, after much urging, Anderson Crow unbolted his front door and turned the knob.
THE DAUGHTER OF ANDERSON CROWGEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON
The whole house was wrapped in sleep, when Lucilia cautiously unbolted the side-door.
QUINTUS CLAUDIUS, VOLUME 2 OF 2ERNST ECKSTEIN
Why, I dont visit around much, answered the other hesitantly, as he reached for the knob that unbolted the door.
LEFT HALF HARMONRALPH HENRY BARBOUR
I will let the old lady in; she seems to be a very good sort of body,' thought Snowdrop, as she ran down and unbolted the door.
GRIMMS' FAIRY TALESTHE BROTHERS GRIMM
WORDS RELATED TO UNBOLTED
- at large
- at liberty
- free as a bird
- not fitting
- on the loose
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