See also: dilaté
- (transitive) To enlarge; to make bigger.
- The eye doctor put drops in my eye to dilate the pupil so he could see the nerve better.
- (intransitive) To become wider or larger; to expand.
- His heart dilates and glories in his strength.
- (transitive, intransitive) To speak largely and copiously; to dwell in narration; to enlarge; with "on" or "upon".
- Do me the favour to dilate at full / What hath befallen of them and thee till now.
- But still on their ancient joys dilate.
- (medicine, intransitive) To use a dilator to widen the neovagina after transgender surgery.
To enlarge; to make bigger
To become wider or larger; to expand
- inflection of :
- first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of dilatar
- third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of dilatar
- third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of dilatar
- third-person singular (você) negative imperative of dilatar