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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Expose \Ex*pose"\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Exposed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exposing}.] [F. exposer; pref. ex- (L. ex out)+poser to place. See {Pose}, verb (used with an object)]

1. To set forth; to set out to public view; to exhibit; to show; to display; as, to expose goods for sale; to expose pictures to public inspection.

Those who seek truth only, freely expose their principles to the test, and are pleased to have them examined. --Locke.

2. To lay bare; to lay open to attack, danger, or anything objectionable; to render accessible to anything which may affect, especially detrimentally; to make liable; as, to expose one's self to the heat of the sun, or to cold, insult, danger, or ridicule; to expose an army to destruction or defeat.

Expose thyself to feel what wretches feel. --Shak.

3. To deprive of concealment; to discover; to lay open to public inspection, or bring to public notice, as a thing that shuns publicity, something criminal, shameful, or the like; as, to expose the faults of a neighbor.

You only expose the follies of men, without arraigning their vices. --Dryden.

4. To disclose the faults or reprehensible practices of; to lay open to general condemnation or contempt by making public the character or arts of; as, to expose a cheat, liar, or hypocrite.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

exposed \exposed\ adjective

1. with no protection or shield; as, the exposed northeast frontier.

Syn: open. [WordNet 1.5]

2. visible due to absence of clothing at that point; -- of body parts.

Syn: uncovered, bare. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

exposed

adjective

1: with no protection or shield; "the exposed northeast frontier"; "open to the weather"; "an open wound" [syn: {exposed}, {open}]

2: not covered with clothing; "her exposed breast" [syn: {exposed}, {uncovered}]


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