Part of speech: verb

To swell or puff out; distend; expand; expatiate.

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Usage examples "dilate":

  1. My brain seems to dilate! - "The Mystery of a Turkish Bath", E.M. Gollan (AKA Rita).
  2. Later still, he would become sentimental again; and dilate to me on the joys of his wedded life, on the extraordinary of intellect and beauty of Mrs. Lintot. - "Peter Ibbetson", George Du Maurier.
  3. But upon this subject I cannot bear to dilate. - "The Best Psychic Stories", Various.