Synonyms and Antonyms of unfold
to arrange the parts of (something) over a wider area
- Carefully unfold that antique map so that it doesn't tear.
to gradually become clearer or more detailed
- As the situation unfolded, it became clear that more help would be needed.
advance, fare, forge, get along, get on, march, proceed, progress
blossom, grow, mature, ripen
emerge, play out
to produce flowers
- The rosebud unfolded literally overnight.
to come into view
- The majestic landscape unfolded before us.
arise, blossom, bob (up), break, break out, crop (up), emerge, erupt, issue, outcrop, rise, shoot (up), spring (up), surface