un·​mold | \ ˌən-ˈmōld How to pronounce unmold (audio) \
unmolded; unmolding; unmolds

Definition of unmold

transitive verb

: to remove from a mold

Examples of unmold in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Place a small serving plate on top of each ramekin and flip it over to unmold the panna cotta. Joanne Rosa, ABC News, 24 Nov. 2021 To unmold, carefully release edges of cranberry sauce and turn out onto a serving plate. Charlyne Mattox, Country Living, 12 Oct. 2021 To unmold, apply the gentle heat of a low open flame to the bottom and sides of cake. Alastair Gale, WSJ, 29 Apr. 2021 Let the cake cool in the pan for 10 minutes, then unmold onto a serving plate. Beth Segal, cleveland, 19 Feb. 2021 This marvel of retro Americana entails pouring Jell-O into a mold, firming it up in the fridge, unmolding it in a hot water bath, and serving it to the jiggling delight of all. Gabriella Gershenson, Saveur, 30 Jan. 2017 Remove the baking dishes from their water bath, allow to cool for five minutes, and unmold them in the center of eight dessert plates. Marley Marius, Vogue, 16 Nov. 2018 Let cool for 10 minutes, then unmold them onto a wire rack to cool completely, flat-side-down. Rebekah Denn, The Seattle Times, 1 Aug. 2018 To serve, unmold the charlotte onto a plate and arrange the remaining pear slices on top in a circular pattern. Daniel Boulud, ELLE Decor, 18 Nov. 2015

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First Known Use of unmold

1611, in the meaning defined above

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30 Nov 2021

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“Unmold.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unmold. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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