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an enlargement or expansion in bulk or extent, the opposite of contraction. It derives from the Latin dilatare, "to spread wide".
"Shit dude, your eyes are dilated, it must be from all of that cocaine"
"That can cause blurred vision, I better not drive."
by Gracker February 01, 2010
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Adj. Something that is expected to have a long lifespan by virtue of having existed for a long time, based on the lindy effect, named for the New York restaurant Lindy's, coined by Albert Goldman and popularized by Nassim Taleb.
cooking with fire is lindy
by mmebs June 13, 2021
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Somehow an insult towards transgender women, based on the fact that, much like piercings, vaginas created with surgery may need to be kept in shape following the procedure, at least for a few weeks. For some reason used as a zinger on imageboards, despite the practice being commonplace and benign.
Person 1: Trans people have the right to be happy
Person 2: Dilate
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by Universe22000 October 31, 2019
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