transitive verb Date: 14th century to remove a bar from ; unbolt, open

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  • Unbar — Un*bar , v. t. [1st pref. un + bar.] To remove a bar or bars from; to unbolt; to open; as, to unbar a gate. Heber. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unbar — [unbär′] vt. unbarred, unbarring to remove the bar or bars from; unbolt; unlock; open …   English World dictionary

  • unbar — index disencumber, disengage, disenthrall Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • unbar — /un bahr /, v.t., unbarred, unbarring. to remove a bar or bars from; open; unlock; unbolt: to unbar a door. [1300 50; ME unbarren. See UN 2, BAR1] * * * …   Universalium

  • unbar — bargeldlos; ohne Bargeld * * * un|bar [ ʊnba:ɐ̯] <Adj.>: nicht bar; über ein Konto erfolgend: unbare Zahlungen; eine Rechnung unbar bezahlen. * * * ụn|bar 〈Adj.〉 bargeldlos, durch Scheck o. Ä. (zu bezahlen) * * * ụn|bar <Adj.>:… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • unbar — bargeldlos, ohne Bargeld, per Scheck/Überweisung. * * * unbar:⇨bargeldlos …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • unbar — un•bar [[t]ʌnˈbɑr[/t]] v. t. barred, bar•ring to remove a bar or bars from; unbolt; open: Unbar the gate[/ex] • Etymology: 1300–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • unbar — verb a) To remove an impediment that obstructs the passage of (someone or something). b) To remove a prohibition …   Wiktionary

  • unbar — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. unlock, throw open, unbolt; see open 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • unbar — v. remove a bar, unlock, open …   English contemporary dictionary

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