how to pronounce unfold

/ənˈfoʊld/

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unfold is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of unfold in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… but will likely unfold other major …”

meanings of unfold

verb:

  1. To turn out; to happen; to develop.
  2. To release from a fold or pen.
  3. To open (anything covered or closed); to lay open to view or contemplation; to bring out in all the details, or by successive development.
  4. To undo a folding.
  5. To reveal.

noun:

  1. In functional programming, a kind of higher-order function that is the opposite of a fold.

words with pronunciation similar to unfold

untoldenfoldenrolledupholdfoldenrolleeunfurlopposedscoldsold

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