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tr. & intr.v. un·wrapped, un·wrap·ping, un·wraps
To remove the wrapping or wrappings from or become unwrapped.
vb, -wraps, -wrapping or -wrapped
to remove the covering or wrapping from (something) or (of something wrapped) to have the covering come off
v. -wrapped, -wrap•ping. v.t.
1. to remove or open the wrapping of.
2. to open (something wrapped).v.i.
3. to become unwrapped.
Past participle: unwrapped
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|Verb||1.||unwrap - remove the outer cover or wrapping of; "Let's unwrap the gifts!"; "undo the parcel"|
uncover, expose - remove all or part of one's clothes to show one's body; "uncover your belly"; "The man exposed himself in the subway"
|2.||unwrap - make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret; "The auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold"; "The actress won't reveal how old she is"; "bring out the truth"; "he broke the news to her"; "unwrap the evidence in the murder case"|
blackwash - bring (information) out of concealment
muckrake - explore and expose misconduct and scandals concerning public figures; "This reporter was well-known for his muckraking"
blow - cause to be revealed and jeopardized; "The story blew their cover"; "The double agent was blown by the other side"
out - reveal (something) about somebody's identity or lifestyle; "The gay actor was outed last week"; "Someone outed a CIA agent"
come out of the closet, out, come out - to state openly and publicly one's homosexuality; "This actor outed last year"
spring - produce or disclose suddenly or unexpectedly; "He sprang these news on me just as I was leaving"
get around, get out, break - be released or become known; of news; "News of her death broke in the morning"
confide - reveal in private; tell confidentially
leak - tell anonymously; "The news were leaked to the paper"
babble out, blab, blab out, let the cat out of the bag, peach, spill the beans, tattle, babble, talk, sing - divulge confidential information or secrets; "Be careful--his secretary talks"
tell - let something be known; "Tell them that you will be late"
reveal - disclose directly or through prophets; "God rarely reveal his plans for Mankind"
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unwrap(anˈrap) – past tense, past participle unˈwrapped – verb
to open (something wrapped or folded). He unwrapped the gift. oopmaak يَفْتَح، يَكْشِف развивам desembrulhar rozbalit auspacken pakke ud ξετυλίγωdesenvolver lahti mähkima باز کردن avata ouvrir לִפתוֹחַ खोलना odmotati kicsomagol membuka bungkusan taka utan af aprire, scartare あける 포장을 끄르다 išvynioti iztīt; attīt membuka bungkusan openmaken pakke opp/ut rozpakować desembrulhar a despacheta разворачивать rozbaliť odmotati otpakovati veckla upp (ut), öppna แก้ห่อออก açmak 打開(包起來或摺起來的東西) розгортати کھولنا mở gói, mở bọc 打开（包起来或折起来的东西）