Definition of unbosom in English:



[with object]archaic
  • Disclose (one's thoughts or secrets)

    ‘she unbosomed herself to a trusty female friend’
    • ‘I pray you, therefore, to unbosom yourselves of all your doubts.’
    • ‘It was he himself who overheard the secret utterances of Crazy Horse - that he had sat behind him, enveloped in his blanket when the chief was unbosoming himself, supposedly in secret.’
    • ‘‘Reet, that does it’, said the GA, and stumped round to unbosom himself of the accumulated chagrin of the last month.’
    open one's heart, unburden oneself, confess, tell all, tell one's all
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