What does unfolding mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfolding, flowering(noun)

    a developmental process

    "the flowering of antebellum culture"


  1. unfolding(Noun)

    The process by which something unfolds or becomes revealed.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfolding in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfolding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Todd Hochberg of Evanston:

    It is not a portrait of a dead child, but rather this incredible unfolding story of love and loss.

  2. Todd Hochberg of Evanston:

    I meet families at the most difficult time, it is not a portrait of a dead child, but rather this incredible unfolding story of love and loss.

  3. The Pontiff:

    May the international community not stand by before the immense humanitarian tragedy unfolding in these countries and the drama of the numerous refugees.

  4. Max Ehrmann:

    You are a child of the Universe, no less than the moon and the stars you have a right to be here. And whether or not it is clear to you, no doubt the Universe is unfolding as it should.

  5. Joe Manchin:

    His decision to veto such a commonsense bill prior to the unfolding of regular congressional order and the offering of amendments appears premature and does little to mitigate the congressional gridlock.

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