Synonyms of unfold in English:

unfold


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See Spanish definition of desdoblar

verb

1‘Ma unfolded the evening paper’

SYNONYMS
open out, spread out, stretch out, flatten, straighten out, unfurl, unroll, unravel, uncoil, unwind, extend
ANTONYMS

fold up

2‘as she unfolded her tale Joanna's face fell’

SYNONYMS
narrate, relate, recount, tell, reveal, make known, disclose, divulge, present, communicate, report, recite, portray, elaborate, spell out, give an account of, set forth, set out

3‘I watched the events unfold’

SYNONYMS
develop, evolve, happen, take place, occur, transpire, unroll, emerge, grow, progress, mature, work out, untangle, bear fruit, blossom