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English definition of “expose”

expose

verb [T] (UNCOVER)    /ɪkˈspəʊz/ US  /-ˈspoʊz/
to remove what is covering something so that it can be seen: The plaster on the walls has been removed to expose the original bricks underneath. He damaged his leg so badly in the accident that the bone was exposed. This photograph was under-/over-exposed (= too little/too much light was allowed to reach the film).Showing and demonstrating expose yourself If a man exposes himself, he shows his sexual organs in a public place to people he does not know.Sexual activity in generalPhysical and sexual assault and abduction
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