- Inflections of 'dilate' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
- v 3rd person singular
- v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
- v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
- v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English-Korean Dictionary © 2020:
|dilate⇒ viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."|| (pupil: open up)||넓어지다, 팽창하다 동(자)|
| ||The cat's pupils dilated in fear.|
|dilate viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."|| (cervix: open for childbirth) (출산)||자궁 경부가 열리다, 확장하다 동(자)|
| ||Delivery of the baby will occur soon after the cervix has dilated to ten centimeters.|
|dilate [sth]⇒ vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."|| (open up, make expand)||~을 확장하다, ~을 넓히다 동(타)|
| ||The eye doctor used a special fluid to dilate the patient's pupils.|