She echoed the maledictions that the occupants of the gallery showered on this individual when his lines compelled him to expose
his extreme selfishness.
Removing this hatch we expose
the great try-pots, two in number, and each of several barrels' capacity.
We must expose
our property and liberty to the mercy of foreign invaders, and invite them by our weakness to seize the naked and defenseless prey, because we are afraid that rulers, created by our choice, dependent on our will, might endanger that liberty, by an abuse of the means necessary to its preservation.
"Doucement--doucement, ma bonne," interrupted the other, observing that the woman was about to exhibit me on the open Boulevards, an expose for which he had no longings, "you can bring it to my lodgings--"
= not so fast, my good woman; expose = public display}
But is the sum worth the trouble to which you expose yourself?
"General," said he, as if he had divined Monk's thought, "you wish we should be alone; that is very right, but a great captain ought never to expose himself with temerity.
But Achmet Zek was no fool to expose
himself to the blackened honor of a thief and a murderer.
"Well, then, my friend, do not expose
yourself," answered Barbicane, "for the hand that you draw in again will be nothing but a stump frozen and deformed by the frightful cold."
(5) over-solicitude for his men, which exposes
him to worry and trouble.