Definition of Expose in English :
Define Expose in English
Expose meaning in English
Meaning of Expose in English
Pronunciation of Expose in English
Expose pronunciation in English
Pronounce Expose in Englishsee synonyms of expose
1. expose, unmasking
the exposure of an impostor or a fraud
Example Sentences:'he published an expose of the graft and corruption in city government'
expose or make accessible to some action or influence
Example Sentences:'Expose your students to art''expose the blanket to sunshine'
make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret
Example Sentences:'The auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold''The actress won't reveal how old she is''bring out the truth''he broke the news to her''unwrap the evidence in the murder case'
to show, make visible or apparent
Example Sentences:'The Metropolitan Museum is exhibiting Goya's works this month''Why don't you show your nice legs and wear shorter skirts?''National leaders will have to display the highest skills of statesmanship'
5. expose, uncover
remove all or part of one's clothes to show one's body
Example Sentences:'uncover your belly''The man exposed himself in the subway'
6. disclose, expose
disclose to view as by removing a cover
Example Sentences:'The curtain rose to disclose a stunning set'
put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position
expose to light, of photographic film
9. debunk, expose
expose while ridiculing; especially of pretentious or false claims and ideas
Example Sentences:'The physicist debunked the psychic's claims'
abandon by leaving out in the open air
Example Sentences:'The infant was exposed by the teenage mother''After Christmas, many pets get abandoned'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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