Definition of unroll:
slow down, wind off, decompress, make relaxed, stretch, uncover, unreel, unlax, open, expose, outstretch, relax, give, unbend, disentangle, expand, play out, fan, move, spread, extend, unstrain, unfurl, loosen up, present, unwind.
- unfold (part of speech: verb)
Fed by every contact and every apprehension, and feeding in turn every motion and every act, wouldn't the light in which it might so cause the whole scene of life to unroll inevitably become as fine a thing as possible to represent?- "Notes of a Son and Brother", Henry James.
- "The Eye of Osiris", R. Austin Freeman.
- "When London Burned", G. A. Henty.