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exposed meaning

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  • VerbBFexposeSGexposesPRexposing
    1. simple past tense and past participle of expose.
    2. AdjectiveBFexpose
      1. (usually followed by to) Vulnerable, susceptible.
        1. exposed to abuse;  exposed to danger ‎
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Manganism has been known about since the 19th century, when miners exposed to ores containing manganese, a silvery metal, began to totter, slur their speech and behave like someone inebriated.
        • The government ordered the spies to be terminated with extreme prejudice: they did not want them to expose what they knew in a public trial.
        • Wooden garden furniture must be well oiled as it is continuously exposed to weather.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Exposed to the elements, over time the oil had resinified

    Meaning of exposed for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "exposed" is an adjective. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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      1. Adjectives
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Participles
              • Past participles
              • Verb simple past forms
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