There are 2 translations of expose in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ɪkˈspəʊz/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1 1.1 [nerve/wire/wound] exponer* to expose sth to sth exponer* algo a algo 1.2 (subject) to expose sth/sb (to sth) exponer* a algo/algn (a algo) the soldiers were exposed to danger los soldados se vieron expuestos al peligro to expose oneself to criticism/ridicule/danger exponerse* a las críticas/al ridículo/al peligro
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    • Their lack of knowledge and the context for much of the knowledge they are exposed to shapes their world.
    • ‘We lived in the Mount Baker area so she could be exposed to diverse socioeconomic communities,’ said her father.
    • Each day had something new for the children, exposing them to various knowledge inputs.
  • 2 2.1 [secret/scandal/crime] poner* al descubierto, sacar* a la luz; [inefficiency/weaknesses] poner* en evidencia 2.2 [criminal/swindler] desenmascarar
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    • Suddenly he is exposed as just another coach.
    • But just before 1.15 pm on Wednesday, the Prime Minister was exposed as either a liar or an incompetent.
    • He was exposed as a man who thinks so little of the ethics of high office that he lobbied on ministerial letterhead to get his son off a traffic offence.
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    • Will the results of such an investigation even be exposed to public view?
    • Losing the vote would not mean the end of his government, but would be an embarrassment and expose the fissures within the 20-party ruling coalition.
    • An inclination to tyranny has seldom been so readily exposed by a public figure.
  • 3 [Photography/Fotografía] exponer*
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    • I mainly use the meter setting of 3200 at the camera to expose the film.
    • In the traditional darkroom, a photographer makes a print by projecting light through the original piece of film, which exposes the paper.
    • Some images are printed using the Lightjet, a digital enlarger that exposes photographic paper with red, green and blue lasers.
  • 4 (exhibit) [goods/pictures] exponer*
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    • Most anywhere on the long expanse of the north shore side of the Cape which uncovers at low tides to expose sand flats can be productive.
    • It consisted of a lavender shirt that draped off the shoulders, exposing them completely, and it was very low cut.
    • The low quality fish they dry on sand, exposing it to birds and animals, may not bring them good revenue.

reflexive verb/verbo reflexivo

  • to expose oneself hacer* exhibicionismo

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There are 2 translations of expose in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˌekspəʊˈzeɪ; ekˈspəʊzeɪ/


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