Translation of "expose" - English-Spanish dictionary

expose

verb uk /ɪkˈspəʊz/ us /ɪkˈspoʊz/ present participle exposing, past tense and past participle exposed

to show something by removing its cover

descubrir
He removed the bandage to expose the wound.
be exposed to something

to experience something or be affected by something

estar expuesto a algo
It was the first time I’d been exposed to violence.

(Translation of “expose” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

expose

verb /ikˈspəuz/

to uncover; to leave unprotected from (eg weather, danger, observation etc)

exponer
Paintings should not be exposed to direct sunlight
Don’t expose children to danger.

to discover and make known (eg criminals or their activities)

revelar, descubrir
It was a newspaper that exposed his spying activities.

by releasing the camera shutter, to allow light to fall on (a photographic film).

exponer
exposé /ekˈspouzei; American ˌekspouˈzei/ noun

a story in a newspaper or on television that tells the truth about a situation, especially if it involves something dishonest or shocking

revelación ,exposición
an exposé of corruption within the police force.
exposed /ikˈspouzd/ adjective

not protected from the weather

descubierto, expuesto
an exposed position high up the mountain.

not protected from attack

desprotegido,expuesto
The troops crossing the bridge felt very exposed.
exposure /-ʒə/ noun

(an) act of exposing or state of being exposed

exposición
Prolonged exposure of the skin to hot sun can be harmful.

one frame of a photographic film etc

(tiempo de) exposición
I have two exposures left.

(Translation of “expose” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)