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verb     unpack pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participleunpacking
past tenseunpacked
past participleunpacked
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to take things out of a suitcase or other container that you were carrying them in

    I haven’t had time to unpack yet.

    Can you please unpack the shopping?

  2. 3
    [transitive] computing to increase the size of a file to its original size after it has been reduced using a computer program


to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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