US: /ənˈfoʊɫd/
UK: /ʌnfˈə‍ʊld/

English Vietnamese dictionary

unfold /ʌn'fould/
  • ngoại động từ
    • mở ra, trải ra
      • to unfold a newpaper: mở một tờ báo ra
    • bày tỏ, để lộ, bộc lộ
      • to unfold one's intention: bộc lộ ý định của mình
  • nội động từ
    • lộ ra, bày ra; mở ra (nụ hoa)

Advanced English dictionary

+ verb
1 to spread open or flat sth that has previously been folded; to become open and flat: [VN] to unfold a map / tablecloth / letter + She unfolded her arms. [also V]
Antonym: FOLD
2 to be gradually made known; to gradually make sth known to other people: [V] The audience watched the story unfold before their eyes. + Dramatic events were about to unfold. + [VN] She unfolded her tale to us.

Thesaurus dictionary

1 open (out or up), spread (out), unfurl, stretch out, expand, uncoil, unwind, straighten out:
Emerging from the pupa, it unfolds its wings and becomes a beautiful butterfly.
2 develop, evolve, happen, take place, occur, be divulged, be disclosed or revealed:
What will unfold next in our little drama?

Concise English dictionary

+develop or come to a promising stage
+open to the view
+extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length
+spread out or open from a closed or folded state