English version

uncurl

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishuncurlun‧curl /ʌnˈkɜːl $ -ˈkɜːrl/ verb [intransitive, transitive] 🔊 🔊 BEND#to stretch out straight from a curled position, or to make something do this→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
uncurlHis fingers were beginning to uncurl, his own weight dragging him down.Now suddenly she could feel the pleasure such imaginings had aroused uncurling in a warm spiral in the pit of her stomach.After a few minutes it will slowly and cautiously uncurl itself again.As with waiting for a hedgehog to uncurl, prodding didn't help.I watched the two handsome flags uncurl to the warm wind, then went on my own tour of inspection.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.
Verb table
uncurl
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyuncurl
he, she, ituncurls
> View More
Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyuncurled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave uncurled
he, she, ithas uncurled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad uncurled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill uncurl
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have uncurled
> View Less
Continuous Form
Present
Iam uncurling
he, she, itis uncurling
> View More
you, we, theyare uncurling
Past
I, he, she, itwas uncurling
you, we, theywere uncurling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been uncurling
he, she, ithas been uncurling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been uncurling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be uncurling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been uncurling
> View Less