Translation of "exploit" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (USE WELL) 有效地用 uk us /ɪkˈsplɔɪt/

to use something for advantage

We need to make sure that we exploit our resources as fully as possible. 我们需要确保尽可能充分利用资源。
exploitable uk us /ɪkˈsplɔɪ.tə.bl̩/ US  /-t̬ə-/ adjective

The coal mine is no longer commercially exploitable (= can no longer be used for profit). 这座煤矿已经没有商业开采价值了。
The lack of jobs in this area means that the workforce is easily exploitable (= employers can use workers unfairly for their own advantage). 这一地区就业机会不足,这意味着劳动力很容易受到剥削。

(Translation of “exploit verb (USE WELL)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)