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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Dilate(0.00925 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Dilate.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: become wider; “His pupils were dilated” [syn: distend]
2: add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning
of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing;
“She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation”
[syn: elaborate, lucubrate, expatiate, exposit, enlarge,
flesh out, expand, expound] [ant: abridge]
English → English (gcide)
Dilate \Di*late"\, a.
Extensive; expanded. [Obs.] --B. Jonson.
Dilate \Di*late"\ (?; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dilated; p.
pr. & vb. n. Dilating.] [L. dilatare; either fr. di- = dis-
+ latus wide, not the same word as latus, used as p. p. of
ferre to bear (see Latitude); or fr. dilatus, used as p. p.
of differre to separate (see Delay, Tolerate, Differ,
and cf. Dilatory): cf. F. dilater.]
1. To expand; to distend; to enlarge or extend in all
directions; to swell; -- opposed to contract; as, the
air dilates the lungs; air is dilated by increase of heat.
2. To enlarge upon; to relate at large; to tell copiously or
Do me the favor to dilate at full
What hath befallen of them and thee till now.
Syn: To expand; swell; distend; enlarge; spread out; amplify;
Dilate \Di*late"\, v. i.
1. To grow wide; to expand; to swell or extend in all
His heart dilates and glories in his strength.
2. To speak largely and copiously; to dwell in narration; to
enlarge; -- with on or upon.
But still on their ancient joys dilate. --Crabbe.