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dilate
used in Gone with the Wind

3 uses
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Definition
become wider (bigger)
  • Scarlett wanted to slap her again for this helpful information but Melanie opened wide, dilated eyes and whispered: "Dear—are the Yankees coming?"
    3.22 (45% in)
  • Melanie looked and her eyes dilated.
    3.26 (34% in)
  • Her face went whiter and her brown eyes dilated enormously.
    3.30 (97% in)

There are no more uses of "dilate" in Gone with the Wind.

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