Thesaurus

dilating

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of dilating

(Entry 1 of 2)

as in ballooning, turgescent

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for dilating

Antonyms & Near Antonyms for dilating

dilating

verb
present participle of dilate

Synonyms & Antonyms of dilating (Entry 2 of 2)

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About dilating

Cite this Entry

“Dilating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dilating. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on dilating

Nglish: Translation of dilating for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of dilating for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name That Food

  • a-light
  • Name these cookies!
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!