unpack, take out(verb)
remove from its packing
"unpack the presents"
To remove from a package or container, particularly with respect to items that had previously been arranged closely and securely in a pack.
They didn't have time to unpack their bags before going out to dinner.
To empty containers that had been packed.
They didn't have time to unpack before going to dinner.
To analyze a concept or a text.
To undergo separation of its features into distinct segments.
to separate and remove, as things packed; to open and remove the contents of; as, to unpack a trunk
to relieve of a pack or burden
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-pak′, v.t. to take out of a pack: to open.—n. Unpack′er.
The numerical value of unpack in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of unpack in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We need time to unpack those questions.
The time to enjoy a European tour is about three weeks after you unpack.
There is something a little mysterious about it, but it's not mysterious that it's happening, it's the how it's happening and the why it's happening, we need time to unpack those questions.
The challenges of change are always hard. It is important that we begin to unpack those challenges that confront this nation and realize that we each have a role that requires us to change and become more responsible for shaping our own future.
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