Translation of "exploit" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /ɪkˈsplɔɪt/ us /ɪkˈsplɔɪt/

to treat someone unfairly in order to get an advantage for yourself

Laws exist to stop companies exploiting their employees. Esistono leggi per impedire alle compagnie di sfruttare i loro dipendenti.

to use something so that you get as much benefit from it as possible

We need to make sure that we exploit our resources as fully as possible. Dobbiamo assicurarci di sfruttare le nostre risorse il più possibile.
noun [ C usually plural ] uk /ˈek.splɔɪt/ us /ˈek.splɔɪt/

something unusual, brave, or funny that someone has done:

She was telling me about her exploits while travelling around Africa. Mi raccontava i suoi exploit del suo viaggio in Africa.

(Translation of “exploit” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)