Translation of unbolt in Spanish:

unbolt

descorrer el pestillo de, v.

Pronunciation /ʌnˈbəʊlt//ˌənˈboʊlt/

transitive verb

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    (gate/door) descorrer el pestillo de
    (gate/door) descorrer el cerrojo de
    she left the door unbolted no le echó el pestillo / el cerrojo a la puerta
    • Sarah Robinson, from Selby, has joined the custodial team at the tower and one of her first jobs has been to unbolt the door to the medieval chapel, which lies above the entrance to the tower.
    • I shouted; hoping that anyone - anyone inside would have the sense to assist in unbolting the door.
    • Fibbers' sudden demise had caught us out, but the staff did unbolt the doors and let one get changed inside.
    • I was surprised they didn't call a locksmith to come unbolt my door from its hinges.
    • ‘This ability ‘, Doyle stated publicly, ‘to unbolt locked doors is undoubtedly due to Houdini's mediumistic powers and not to any normal operation of the lock.’
    • The task of unbolting the door to the medieval chapel at Clifford's Tower has fallen to history graduate Sarah Robinson, who is set to help visitors explore its fascinating past.
    • Similarly, scared by the fire alarm, the heroine decides to ‘unbar, unbolt, unlock, and open’ the door and cross the space that separates her from Lovelace.
    • He folded the schedule up neatly and put it in one of the pockets sewn into his cloak before unbolting the door and opening it.
    • I finally succeeded unbolting the gate at last and with big heave of satisfaction I turned to the little boy.
    • Only, Andy didn't unbolt the door like I said to, which made me start to worry, not only about him, but also about me, for who knew how long I could actually stay here without getting killed.
    • He unbolted the door and stepped out.
    • His eyes were downcast as he stepped over to unbolt the gate.
    • Suddenly, she heard the tell-tale sound of the cell door being unbolted; turning, Julianna watched as it swung open sluggishly, a trio of guards waiting in the doorway.
    • I unbolted the door and walked to the broken kitchen door.
    • Nonetheless, I looked through the peephole before unbolting the door to admit Duncan.
    • Mr Whitelaw used his mobile to call police, and they were on the scene within minutes - unbolting the cupboard door and freeing him unharmed.
    • She quickly unbolted the front door and opened it causing the fog to race into the house.
    • People were locked in the Loo, unable to unbolt the door.
    • The other maid, Jane, rushed to unbolt it, struggling to pull the heavy doors toward her.
    • He says he was bitten as he tried to unbolt a gate to get the dogs out.