- 1[transitive, intransitive] unroll (something) if you unroll paper, cloth, etc. that was in a roll or if it unrolls, it opens and becomes flat We unrolled our sleeping bags. compare roll
- 2[intransitive] (of events) to happen one after another in a series We watched the events unroll before the cameras.
BrE BrE//ʌnˈrəʊl//; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈroʊl//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they unroll
BrE BrE//ʌnˈrəʊl//; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈroʊl//he / she / it unrolls
BrE BrE//ʌnˈrəʊlz//; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈroʊlz//past simple unrolled
BrE BrE//ʌnˈrəʊld//; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈroʊld//past participle unrolled
BrE BrE//ʌnˈrəʊld//; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈroʊld//-ing form unrolling
BrE BrE//ʌnˈrəʊlɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈroʊlɪŋ//