What does unbosom mean?

Definitions for unbosom
ʌnˈbʊz əm, -ˈbu zəmun·bo·som

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unbosom, relieveverb

    relieve oneself of troubling information


  1. unbosomverb

    To tell someone about one's troubles, and thus obtain relief.

  2. unbosomverb

    To confess a misdeed.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Unbosomverb

    I lov’d thee, as too well thou knew’st;
    Too well, unbosom’d all my secrets to thee,
    Not out of levity, but overpower’d
    By thy request, who could deny thee nothing. John Milton.

    Do we unbosom all our secrets to him, and hide nothing that passeth in the depth of our hearts from him? Francis Atterbury.

    Should I thence, hurried on viewless wing,
    Take up a weeping on the mountains wild,
    The gentle neighbourhood of grove and spring
    Would soon unbosom all their echo’s mild. John Milton.


  1. unbosom

    Unbosom is a verb that means to reveal or disclose one's innermost thoughts, secrets, or feelings; to open up or confide. It denotes a profound level of trust in the person one is unbosoming oneself to.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unbosomverb

    to disclose freely; to reveal in confidence, as secrets; to confess; -- often used reflexively; as, to unbosom one's self

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unbosom

    un-bōōz′um, v.t. to disclose what is in the bosom or mind: to tell freely.—n. Unbos′omer, one who blabs or discloses secrets.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unbosom in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unbosom in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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    the transportation of people (as a family or colony) to a new settlement (as after an upheaval of some kind)
    • A. transition
    • B. fancy
    • C. relocation
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