verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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As the Boston tragedy continues to unfurl, things will likely continue to get worse before finally taking a turn for the better.All Hail The Onion: The Fake News Site’s Very Good Week|Tricia Romano|April 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
An impromptu plan arose: gather for coffee and brunch at Jeans-Jacques, then unfurl the banner.
Napoleon had but to unfurl his banner, and the Italians, in countless thousands, were ready to rally around it.Josephine|John S. C. Abbott
It is said that if the wind falls they can unfurl more sail, or furl if it rises.The Outline of Science, Vol. 1 (of 4)|J. Arthur Thomson
It must require considerable force in the flower to unfurl them.The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits|Mary Elizabeth Parsons
As you come back from the line, unfurl the flag, and fix the staff strongly in the ground.The History of Margaret Catchpole|Richard Cobbold
To unfurl or cast loose any sail, in order to its being set, or dried after rain.The Sailor's Word-Book|William Henry Smyth