unwrap

Definitions of unwrap
  1. verb
    remove the outer cover or wrapping of
    “Let's unwrap the gifts!”
    synonyms: undo
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    Antonyms:
    wrap, wrap up
    arrange or fold as a cover or protection
    type of:
    expose, uncover
    remove all or part of one's clothes to show one's body
  2. verb
    make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret
    unwrap the evidence in the murder case”
    synonyms: break, bring out, disclose, discover, divulge, expose, give away, let on, let out, reveal
    break, get around, get out
    be released or become known; of news
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    blackwash
    bring (information) out of concealment
    muckrake
    explore and expose misconduct and scandals concerning public figures
    blow
    cause to be revealed and jeopardized
    out
    reveal (something) about somebody's identity or lifestyle
    come out, come out of the closet, out
    to state openly and publicly one's homosexuality
    spring
    produce or disclose suddenly or unexpectedly
    betray, bewray
    reveal unintentionally
    confide
    reveal in private; tell confidentially
    leak
    tell anonymously
    babble, babble out, blab, blab out, let the cat out of the bag, peach, sing, spill the beans, talk, tattle
    divulge confidential information or secrets
    reveal
    disclose directly or through prophets
    relieve, unbosom
    relieve oneself of troubling information
    type of:
    tell
    let something be known
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