Sentence Examples


  • She met his gaze and held it, her pupils dilating and a faint flush spreading across her features.
  • Her face deepened to crimson, and her dilating eyes dropped to his lips before flying up again.
  • His chief object was to reconcile the Greeks to the rule of Rome, by dilating upon the good qualities of their conquerors.
  • The action of atropine in dilating the pupil is also aided by a stimulation of the fibres from the sympathetic nervous system, which innervate the remaining muscle of the iris - the dilator pupillae.
  • Nitrite of amyl has the power of dilating the arteries; it has consequently been employed with much success in lowering the blood pressure and removing the pain in angina pectoris.