What does unfold mean?

Definitions for unfold
ʌnˈfoʊldun·fold

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blossom, blossom out, blossom forth, unfold(verb)

    develop or come to a promising stage

    "Youth blossomed into maturity"

  2. unfold(verb)

    open to the view

    "A walk through town will unfold many interesting buildings"

  3. unfold, stretch, stretch out, extend(verb)

    extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length

    "Unfold the newspaper"; "stretch out that piece of cloth"; "extend the TV antenna"

  4. unfold, spread, spread out, open(verb)

    spread out or open from a closed or folded state

    "open the map"; "spread your arms"

Wiktionary

  1. unfold(Verb)

    To undo a folding.

  2. unfold(Verb)

    To turn out to happen; to develop.

  3. unfold(Verb)

    To reveal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unfold(verb)

    to open the folds of; to expand; to spread out; as, to unfold a tablecloth

  2. Unfold(verb)

    to open, as anything covered or close; to lay open to view or contemplation; to bring out in all the details, or by successive development; to display; to disclose; to reveal; to elucidate; to explain; as, to unfold one's designs; to unfold the principles of a science

  3. Unfold(verb)

    to release from a fold or pen; as, to unfold sheep

  4. Unfold(verb)

    to open; to expand; to become disclosed or developed

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unfold

    un-fōld′, v.t. to open the folds of: to release from a fold: to spread out: to tell.—v.i. to spread open, expand, develop.—ns. Unfold′er; Unfold′ing; Unfold′ment.

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How to pronounce unfold?

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How to say unfold in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfold in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfold in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of unfold in a Sentence

  1. Margaret Fuller:

    Two persons love in one another the future good which they aid one another to unfold.

  2. Shawn Robbins:

    It's a challenging and sensitive subject to address. It largely depends on the length of theatrical closures in China, so we have to wait and see, will audiences be eager to get out and start seeing movies again once given the all-clear ? Will there be a temporary hesitation ? These are unknown elements that will contribute and unfold over the next weeks and months.

  3. Dermot Shea:

    We'll go where the evidence leads us, but it's a little preliminary to make speculation whether it's a gambling dispute, whether it's a robbery, but that will unfold as the day goes on.

  4. Trey Gowdy:

    While our investigatory approach has uncovered new witnesses, new documents, new facts and will result in the most detailed and complete accounting of what happened in Benghazi, the frustration that some feel at not seeing the work unfold on television or reading about new discoveries in print is understandable, the approach we are taking, while short on drama, aims to discover all of the relevant facts and to be long on credibility when the final report is written.

  5. Goldman Sachs analysts:

    This implies sufficient market-support funds to continue to provide a downside cushion to the equity market as the later stages of retail deleveraging unfold.

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