Translation of "exploit" - English-Korean 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.

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.

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