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unroll

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishunrollun‧roll /ʌnˈrəʊl $ -ˈroʊl/ verb [intransitive, transitive] 🔊 🔊 to open something that was in the shape of a ball or tube, and make it flat, or to become open in this way opp roll up 🔊 He unrolled the carpet.→ See Verb table
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unrollHe unrolled a bit of green carpet and laid out a ring made of red and white rounds of painted wood.While we were admiring the rugs, the shopkeeper started to unroll a splendid carpet.The mats are unrolled and laid between the joists, while the granular insulation is just poured on to the boards.It made me think of a Bedouin taking out his prayer carpet and unrolling it in the vastness of the desert.They were at the top of the hill and Foinmen's Plain had unrolled itself before them.We unrolled our sleeping bags and went to sleep.He unrolled the map and spread it on the table.I unrolled the mattress on the dusty tile floor, flopped down on it and lay there close to tears.As the months unrolled, the protocols changed, becoming briefer and more efficient.Paige turned her back on him, unrolling the sleeping-bag and removing her boots.We travel the world with our gym bags and prayer rugs, unrolling them in the transit lounges.
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Verb table
unroll
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyunroll
he, she, itunrolls
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyunrolled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave unrolled
he, she, ithas unrolled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad unrolled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill unroll
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have unrolled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam unrolling
he, she, itis unrolling
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you, we, theyare unrolling
Past
I, he, she, itwas unrolling
you, we, theywere unrolling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been unrolling
he, she, ithas been unrolling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been unrolling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be unrolling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been unrolling
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