Unfold

What is Unfold ?

Unfold is verb 1. to spread out something which is folded, such as a newspa- per She unfolded the tablecloth and put it on the table. 2. (of a story) to become clear As the full extent of the disaster unfolded, so it became clear that the emergency services could not cope.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level