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English definition of “dilate on/upon sth”

dilate on/upon sth

formal
verb [I or T] uk phrasal verb with dilate   /daɪˈleɪt/ us    /ˈdaɪ.leɪt/
to write or speak about a subject for a long time: He likes to dilate upon what he thinks is wrong with the world.
(Definition of dilate on/upon sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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