Definition of unwrap in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌənˈrap/

verb (unwraps, unwrapping, unwrapped)

[with object]
Remove the wrapping from a package: children excitedly unwrapping and playing with their new presents
More example sentences
  • She draped the cloak across a chair and began to unwrap the long package that she carried.
  • It is a memory of them unwrapping the packages on the floor and excitedly talking to one another.
  • I began to unwrap the box and as I opened the cover I glanced inside and there was nothing inside.

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Syllabification: un·wrap

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