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expose

(Disclose), verb abandon, advertise, air, bare, bring into the open, bring to light, cast out, coarguere, denounce, denude, deprive of protection, descry, detect, detegere, dig up, disclose, discover, display, divest, divulge, emerge, endanger, evince, exhibit, exponere, find, give away, hazard, hold up to public ridicule, hunt down, imperil, indicate, inform on, issue, jeopardize, lay bare, lay open, lay open to harm, locate, make liable, make visible, manifest, muckrake, open to view, present, produce, publish, put in a conspicuous place, put in danger, put in peril, put in view, report, reveal, risk, shame, show, show off, smoke out, strip, strip of disguise, subject, turn out, uncloak, unconceal, uncover, undrape, undress, unfold, unmask, unsheathe, unveil, unwrap, vent
Associated concepts: expose to disease, expose to harm, exxose to obloquy, expose to ridicule, expose to the elements

expose

(Incriminate), verb abase, accuse, betray, brand, denounce, dishonor, endanger, hazard, impeach, imperil, implicate, impugn, inform, jeopardize, refute, stigmatize
See also: accuse, adduce, admit, bare, bear, betray, clarify, common knowledge, communicate, concede, confess, contemn, convey, debunk, denigrate, denude, denunciation, detect, disabuse, disclose, disclosure, discover, dishonor, disinter, divulge, emerge, endanger, evidence, exhibit, find, impeach, implicate, incriminate, inform, issue, locate, manifest, manifestation, pillory, produce, publish, report, reveal, subject, unveil
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These, while they exist in the mind as ideas, stand around us in nature forever embodied, a present sanity to expose and cure the insanity of men.
If you stand firm, Sir Percival must give way--he must give way, I tell you, or he exposes himself to the base imputation of marrying Miss Fairlie entirely from mercenary motives.
My companion and I being undeceived by this terrible relation, thought it would be the highest imprudence to expose ourselves both together to a death almost certain and unprofitable, and agreed that I should go with our Abyssin and a Portuguese to observe the country; that if I should prove so happy as to escape being killed by the inhabitants, and to discover a way, I should either return, or send back the Abyssin or Portuguese.
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.
I have tried to expose to the view of the public more distinctly than is commonly done, one of the characters of the recent past.
And as to laughter, we will not expose ourselves, if you please, by attempting to laugh without a subject.
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--"
But is the sum worth the trouble to which you expose yourself?
The hills and the rocks are rent asunder in places, excavations expose great blocks of building-stone that have lain buried for ages, and all the mean houses and walls of modern Smyrna along the way are spotted white with broken pillars, capitals and fragments of sculptured marble that once adorned the lordly palaces that were the glory of the city in the olden time.
Upon this bed of wood it was customary to expose foundlings for public charity.