Exposure in a sentence as a noun

You'll get far more exposure to the business side at a startup than you will at a large company.

Just think about the exposure Johnny is getting out of this and how it might get him more work in the future.

Your exposure nets you little, but gains them so much they want to reprimand you for any concealment.

All of this exposure to the problem is net positive for everyone using Rails other than GitHub and the core Rails team, IMO.

Any exposure to disease, customs, or technology without their explicit choice will **** them.

It's the kind of detachment from prolonged exposure to extreme, unmitigated stress.

He'd most likely been subconsciously influenced by exposure from a magazine.

A clever idea, however his data source is irrevocably corrupted by the auto exposure and auto white balance of his webcam.

The WSJ report noted that Apple was concerned that " AppGratis was pushing a business model that appeared to favor developers with the financial means to pay for exposure.

In related news: scientists have discovered that an uncontrolled nuclear reaction over one hundred trillion times more powerful than the Hiroshima bomb is releasing radiation of all known varieties, including lethal gamma radiation, and will result in the inevitable exposure of all of the earth's surface within the next twenty-four hours.

So, what used to be regarded as a dispute over garbage at the local dump becomes a massive environmental enforcement action by which dozens of parties face multi-million dollar liabilities; what used to be a distribution chain in which only the end-point seller typically bore liability to the consumer becomes massive product liability suits going back to the manufacturers and imposing strict liability on them in ways that can ruin a multi-billion business; what used to be the $.25 that a cab driver overcharged you because of some shifty trade practice becomes a major class action in which all the vendors in the area are swept in to face a protracted legal fight and potentially substantial damage exposure; etc., etc., etc.

Exposure definitions


vulnerability to the elements; to the action of heat or cold or wind or rain; "exposure to the weather" or "they died from exposure";


the act of subjecting someone to an influencing experience; "she denounced the exposure of children to pornography"


the disclosure of something secret; "they feared exposure of their campaign plans"


aspect resulting from the direction a building or window faces; "the studio had a northern exposure"


the state of being vulnerable or exposed; "his vulnerability to litigation"; "his exposure to ridicule"

See also: vulnerability


the intensity of light falling on a photographic film or plate; "he used the wrong exposure"


a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material

See also: photograph photo picture


the act of exposing film to light


presentation to view in an open or public manner; "the exposure of his anger was shocking"


abandoning without shelter or protection (as by leaving as infant out in the open)