unfold (v.) Old form(s): vnfold, vnfolds
display, reveal, show
2H6 II.i.161[Buckingham to King, of his news] Such as my heart doth tremble to unfold
Cym II.iii.95[Innogen to Cloten] I shall unfold equal discourtesy / To your best kindness
Luc.1146[Lucrece as if to the nightingale] we will unfold / To creatures stern sad tunes to change their kinds
MND I.i.146[Lysander to Hermia, of love] Brief as the lightning in the collied night, / That in a spleen unfolds both heaven and earth
Oth III.iii.241[Othello to himself, of Iago] This honest creature doubtless / Sees and knows ... more than he unfolds
WT IV.i.2[Time to audience, of himself] that makes and unfolds error
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