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Engelsk navneord: expose

1. expose (om kommunikation) the exposure of an impostor or a fraud

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe published an expose of the graft and corruption in city government.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)unmasking

Mindre specifikke termerexposure

Engelsk udsagnsord: expose

1. expose (om opfattelse) expose or make accessible to some action or influence

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningExpose your students to art.
Expose the blanket to sunshine.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP

Mindre specifikke termersubject

Mere specifikke termeraerate, air, air out, insolate, overexpose, solarise, solarize, sun, underexpose, ventilate

2. expose (om kommunikation) make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold.
The actress won't reveal how old she is.
Bring out the truth.
He broke the news to her.
Unwrap the evidence in the murder case.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)break, bring out, disclose, discover, divulge, give away, let on, let out, reveal, unwrap

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE

Mindre specifikke termertell

Mere specifikke termerbabble, babble out, betray, bewray, blab, blab out, blackwash, blow, come out, come out of the closet, confide, leak, let the cat out of the bag, muckrake, out, out, peach, reveal, sing, spill the beans, spring, talk, tattle

Medførerbreak, get around, get out

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbreak, get around, get out

3. expose (om opfattelse) to show, make visible or apparent

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe Metropolitan Museum is exhibiting Goya's works this month.
Why don't you show your nice legs and wear shorter skirts?.
National leaders will have to display the highest skills of statesmanship.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)display, exhibit

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termershow

Mere specifikke termerbench, brandish, bring forth, flash, flaunt, gibbet, hold up, model, model, moon, open, ostentate, pillory, pose, posture, produce, show off, sit, swank

4. expose (om relation) remove all or part of one's clothes to show one's body

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningUncover your belly.
The man exposed himself in the subway.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)uncover

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mere specifikke termerbare, unclothe, undo, undrape, unmask, unveil, unwrap

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)cover

5. expose (om opfattelse) disclose to view as by removing a cover

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe curtain rose to disclose a stunning set.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)disclose

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbring out, reveal, uncover, unveil

Mere specifikke termerface

6. expose (om kommunikation) put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)endanger, peril, queer, scupper

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeraffect, bear on, bear upon, impact, touch, touch on

Mere specifikke termercompromise

7. expose (om opfattelse) expose to light, of photographic film

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termersubject

Mere specifikke termeroverexpose, underexpose

Overordnet emneområdephotography, picture taking

8. expose (om kommunikation) expose while ridiculing; especially of pretentious or false claims and ideas

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe physicist debunked the psychic's claims.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)debunk

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerblackguard, guy, jest at, laugh at, make fun, poke fun, rib, ridicule, roast

Mere specifikke termeruncloak, unmask

9. expose (om erkendelse) abandon by leaving out in the open air

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe infant was exposed by the teenage mother.
After Christmas, many pets get abandoned.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerabandon, desert, desolate, forsake

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