There are 2 translations of exploit in Spanish:

exploit1

vt

/ɪkˈsplɔɪt/
  • 1.1 (use) [assets/reserves] explotar
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    • It claims entitlement to an unspecific open-ended incentive derived from exploiting a natural resource.
    • He said that it was like the old colonial attitude of exploiting a resource in an area but bringing the benefits back home to the ‘motherland’.
    • Some other countries exploiting their mineral resources are setting aside money to prepare for the day when the oil runs out.
    1.2 (use unfairly) [workers/women] explotar; [situation/relationship] aprovecharse de, explotar
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    • That would eliminate some of the loopholes exploited by large, wealthy factory farms.
    • He feels commercial interests are exploiting the situation and selling parents the idea that they can buy things to substitute for time with their children.
    • With five minutes left the visitors had exploited the situation to score two converted tries to cut RI's lead to eight points.
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    • Nobody complained that the international capitalists were exploiting the workers.
    • Thirdly, the reason why the capitalist can exploit workers is simply because they have power over them.
    • The capitalist system exploits people everywhere.

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There are 2 translations of exploit in Spanish:

exploit2

n

/ˈeksplɔɪt/

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