Definitions for unrollʌnˈroʊl
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to open or spread out (something rolled or coiled).
to lay open; display; reveal.
Obs. to strike from a roll or register.
(v.i.)to become unrolled or spread out.
to become continuously visible or apparent.
Origin of unroll:
unwind, wind off, unroll(verb)
reverse the winding or twisting of
"unwind a ball of yarn"
unroll, unfold, or spread out or be unrolled, unfolded, or spread out from a furled state
"unfurl a banner"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to make sth that has been in a roll lie flat
Unroll the sleeping bag.
To straighten something that has been rolled, twisted or curled.
Unroll your sleeping bag and spread it on the floor of the tent.
To emerge, be revealed or become apparent; to unfold.
We will have to see how the events unroll.
To replace (a loop in a program) with a repetitive sequence of the individual instructions that the loop would carry out, sometimes used as an optimization.
Origin: From un- + roll.
to open, as what is rolled or convolved; as, to unroll cloth; to unroll a banner
to display; to reveal
to remove from a roll or register, as a name
Translations for unroll
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to open from a rolled position
He unrolled the mattress.
- afrol, uitrolAfrikaans
- يَبْسُط، يَنْشُرArabic
- estenderPortuguese (BR)
- rozvinout (se)Czech
- rulle udDanish
- lahti rullimaEstonian
- باز کردنFarsi
- (se) déroulerFrench
- खुल जानाHindi
- membuka gulunganIndonesian
- rúlla útIcelandic
- 감긴 것을 풀다Korean
- membuka gulunganMalay
- rulle utNorwegian
- a (se) desfaceRomanian
- развёртывать; раскатыватьRussian
- rozvinúť (sa)Slovak
- razmotati rolnuSerbian
- rulla utSwedish
- açmak, yaymakTurkish
- 展開(捲起的東西)Chinese (Trad.)
- trải, mở raVietnamese
- 展开（卷起的东西），解开Chinese (Simp.)
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