dilate on/upon sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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dilate on/upon sth

phrasal verb with dilate uk   /daɪˈleɪt/  us   /ˈdaɪ.leɪt/ verb [I or T]
to write or ​speak about a ​subject for a ​longtime: He ​likes to ​dilate upon what he ​thinks is ​wrong with the ​world.
(Definition of dilate on/upon sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dilate on/upon sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 详述, 铺陈…
in Chinese (Traditional) 詳述, 鋪陳…
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