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English definition of “exposure”

exposure

noun [C or U] (MADE PUBLIC)    /ɪkˈspəʊ.ʒər/ US  /-ˈspoʊ.ʒɚ/
the fact of something bad that someone has done being made public]: The exposure of the politician's love affair forced him to resign.Revealing secrets and becoming known
(Definition of exposure noun (MADE PUBLIC) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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