Usage examples for dilated

  1. She laughed, and at the old painful memories she dilated in the old way, and I felt the old tremor at seeing her soul flung quivering on my pity. – The White Peacock by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
  2. The men pulled with set lips and dilated nostrils, breathing hard. – An Outcast of the Islands by Joseph Conrad
  3. When the check system is in control, the pupils are large and dilated. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  4. Anthony Fry's pupils dilated. – In And Out by Edgar Franklin
  5. Bela's nostrils were dilated, and her lip oddly turned back. – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  6. Jessie's eyes dilated as she looked at the speaker, and thought of her uncle's words a short time before. – The Parson O' Dumford by George Manville Fenn
  7. Suddenly the bronco's ears pricked, its sharp eyes dilated. – Wyoming, a Story of the Outdoor West by William MacLeod Raine
  8. Ahmed remained silent for a few seconds, and the girl gazed upon him with dilated, fascinated eyes. – Six Women by Victoria Cross
  9. As full understanding of what her mother said came home to Johnnie, her eyes dilated in her pale face. – The Power and the Glory by Grace MacGowan Cooke
  10. She fell to tapping the broad toe of her shoe, her light, dilated eyes staring above his head. – Gaslight Sonatas by Fannie Hurst
  11. The latter, resting upon his hands and knees, with his neck stretched forward, his eye fixed and dilated, continued motionless as a wild beast about to spring. – The Wandering Jew, Book II. by Eugene Sue
  12. She looked at him with dilated eyes. – The Golden Web by Anthony Partridge
  13. Slowly, slowly, it rose, until it was free of the catch, and then there was a pause of a quarter minute or more, while I still eat silent with dilated eyes and drawn sabre. – Danger! and Other Stories by Arthur Conan Doyle
  14. The eyes of the woman dilated, she trembled with a sudden rush of anger, then stood still, staring in front of her without a word. – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker
  15. A chill ran through her veins, she began to be afraid, yet could not leave the portrait, and stood gazing upward with dilated eyes. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  16. Her eyes dilated with terror, a convulsive trembling seized her. – Esther A Book for Girls by Rosa Nouchette Carey