English - Vietnamese Dictionary
expose /iks'pouz/Concise Dictionary
- ngoại động từ
- phơi bày ra, phô ra; bóc trần, phơi trần, vạch trần, bộc lộ
- to expose crime: vạch trần tội ác
- to expose someone: vạch mặt nạ ai, vạch trần tội ác của ai
- đặt vào (nơi nguy hiểm...), đặt vào tình thế dễ bị (tai nan...)
- to expose someone to danger: đặt ai vào tình thế hiểm nguy
- (động tính từ quá khứ) xoay về (nhà...)
- exposed to the south: xoay về hướng nam
- vứt bỏ (đứa con) ra ngoài đường
- (nhiếp ảnh) phơi sang (phim ảnh)
+the exposure of an impostor or a fraud
+expose or make accessible to some action or influence
+make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret
+to show, make visible or apparent
+remove all or part of one's clothes to show one's body
+disclose to view as by removing a cover
+put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position
+expose to light, of photographic film
+expose while ridiculing; especially of pretentious or false claims and ideas
+abandon by leaving out in the open air
Advanced English Dictionary
1 (lay) bare, reveal, uncover, show, exhibit, present, display, disclose; divulge, unveil, unmask, discover, air, ventilate, let out, leak, betray, bring to light, make known:
He unbuttoned his shirt, exposing his hairy chest. The facts of the case will be exposed tomorrow. Will he expose the names of his accomplices?
2 risk, imperil, endanger, jeopardize, hazard:
Do not expose your house to danger of flooding by building it so close to the river.
3 expose to. subject to, introduce to, acquaint with, bring into contact with:
Today children are not taught, but 'exposed to education'.
+ adjectiveCollocation Dictionary
1 (of a place) not protected from the weather by trees, buildings or high ground: The cottage is in a very exposed position on the top of a hill.
2 (of a person) not protected from attack or criticism: She was left feeling exposed and vulnerable.
3 (finance) likely to experience financial losses
be, feel | become | leave sb/sth
Depletion of the ozone layer leaves the earth's surface increasingly exposed to harmful radiation from the sun.
The country became highly exposed to the vagaries of international markets.
| completely, fully, totally | increasingly | fairly, rather, relatively | dangerously, painfully
The postponement of difficult decisions left the government dangerously exposed to American influence.
The garden was very exposed to westerly winds.
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