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  • as inopen
  • as inunbind
  • as inunclasp
  • as inundo
  • as inunloose
  • as inunloosen

synonyms for unclose

  • expand
  • free
  • release
  • bare
  • broach
  • burst
  • crack
  • disclose
  • display
  • disrupt
  • fissure
  • gap
  • gape
  • hole
  • jimmy
  • lacerate
  • lance
  • penetrate
  • perforate
  • pierce
  • pop
  • puncture
  • reveal
  • rupture
  • separate
  • sever
  • slit
  • slot
  • split
  • tap
  • unbar
  • unblock
  • unbolt
  • unclothe
  • uncork
  • uncover
  • undo
  • unfasten
  • unfold
  • unfurl
  • unlock
  • unroll
  • unseal
  • untie
  • unwrap
  • vent
  • ventilate
  • yawn
  • yawp
  • break in
  • break out
  • bust in
  • come apart
  • kick in
  • throw wide
  • unlatch
  • unshut
  • unstop
See also synonyms for: unclosed

antonyms for unclose

MOST RELEVANT
  • hold
  • close
  • close up
  • combine
  • conceal
  • cover
  • fasten
  • fix
  • hide
  • join
  • marry
  • mend
  • misunderstand
  • secrete
  • sew
  • suppress
  • unite
  • withhold
  • wrap
  • block
  • bury
  • conclude
  • end
  • exclude
  • finish
  • hinder
  • shut
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How to use unclose in a sentence

Dr. May looked at his son, and saw his face clear up, his brow expand, and his lips unclose with admiration.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
Xenie heard the distant door of the library unclose, then shut again, and a man's footsteps ringing along the marble hall.
A DREADFUL TEMPTATIONMRS. ALEX. MCVEIGH MILLER
Yet wherefore did he not venture to unclose his eyes within the temple of the Most High?
AURIOLW. HARRISON AINSWORTH
When he did unclose his eyes, to blink for a moment, he saw that the stars were still vivid in the blue-black sky overhead.
THE PIKE'S PEAK RUSHEDWIN L. SABIN
Nay, bend him forward, his eyes unclose again—he sees—he knows us.
THE MIRROR OF TASTE, AND DRAMATIC CENSORSTEPHEN CULLEN CARPENTER
With this use then likewise they bade Latinus proclaim war on the Aeneadae, and unclose the baleful gates.
THE AENEID OF VIRGILVIRGIL
For all Aeneas' strength, his long struggling and delay over the tough stem availed not to unclose the hard grip of the wood.
THE AENEID OF VIRGILVIRGIL
It takes about two days for a leaf to finish off an insect, and then the tentacles again unclose.
THE ROMANCE OF PLANT LIFEG. F. SCOTT ELLIOT
Every faction renders up its soul of meaning, the most diverse figures unclose themselves side by side.
ROYAL EDINBURGHMARGARET OLIPHANT
This was the first question at which Sir James attempted to unclose his hitherto smiling and amused lip.
THE CAGED LIONCHARLOTTE M. YONGE
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