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Synonyms for expose

make vulnerable


expose someone to something


  • introduce to
  • acquaint with
  • bring into contact with
  • familiarize with
  • make familiar with
  • make conversant with

expose yourself


  • show your genitals
  • flash
  • display your genitals

Synonyms for expose

to lay open, as to something undesirable or injurious


to make a public and usually ostentatious show of

something disclosed, especially something not previously known or realized

Synonyms for expose

the exposure of an impostor or a fraud


Related Words

expose or make accessible to some action or influence

remove all or part of one's clothes to show one's body

disclose to view as by removing a cover

put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position

expose to light, of photographic film

abandon by leaving out in the open air

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Today, as a result, dental offices that use a green-emitting screen system expose their patients to one-half the radiation as those that continue to use the older "blue" screen systems (Fig.
Also, the transmastoid approach exposes the entire labyrinthine segment of the facial nerve in only 60% of patients, mainly via the superior semicircular canal.
Fully extending the strong hand for spraying might expose an unprotected weapon to the subject.
The broken chains retract in the direction of stress and expose the underlying elastomer chain to further attack that causes the effectiveness of the condom barrier to fail.
Landlords, building owners and managers, and contractors should be aware that construction, demolition, repair, clean-up and renovation work that involves removal of lead-based paint covered surfaces or materials containing lead can expose workers to serious health hazards.
Those who manage international business activities must understand the kinds of risks such changes expose them to.
For the study, Bitform analyzed 8,038 files for more than two dozen specific types of metadata and hidden information which have the potential to expose proprietary or confidential information, breach corporate policies and open security holes.