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dilating (on or upon)

verb
present participle of dilate (on or upon)

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to express more fully and in greater detail
  • refused to dilate upon his alleged plan for improving the economy in the event that he won the election

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“Dilating (on or upon).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dilating%20%28on%20or%20upon%29. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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