What does unfurl mean?

Definitions for unfurlʌnˈfɜrl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unfurl.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfurl, unroll(verb)

    unroll, unfold, or spread out or be unrolled, unfolded, or spread out from a furled state

    "unfurl a banner"


  1. unfurl(Verb)

    To unroll or release something that had been rolled up, typically a sail or a flag.

    They unfurled the flag at the start of the festival.

  2. unfurl(Verb)

    To roll out or debut anything.

    When will we be unfurling the new feature?

  3. unfurl(Verb)

    To turn out or unfold; to evolve; to progress.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unfurl

    to loose from a furled state; to unfold; to expand; to open or spread; as, to unfurl sails; to unfurl a flag

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unfurl

    un-furl′, v.t. to loose from being furled: to unfold, display: to spread.—v.i. to be spread out.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfurl in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfurl in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jen Ramsey:

    Be patient - let yourself unfurl one delicate leaf at a time.

  2. Vanna Bonta:

    If you were the sky, I would unfurl myself in you, as a rainbow of colors yet unseen. I would become oceans of stars in your night.

Images & Illustrations of unfurl

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