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Synonyms for dilate

Synonyms for (verb) dilate

Synonyms: distend, dilate Definition: become wider Usage: His pupils were dilated

Similar words: widen Definition: become broader or wider or more extensive Usage: The road widened

Synonyms: lucubrate, dilate, elaborate, expand, expatiate, exposit, expound, enlarge, flesh out Definition: add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing Usage: She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation

Similar words: clarify, clear up, elucidate Definition: make clear and (more) comprehensible Usage: clarify the mystery surrounding her death