Simple Definition of overexpose
: to leave (something) without covering or protection for too long
: to let too much light fall on (film in a camera) when you are taking a photograph
: to give too much public attention or notice to (someone or something)
Full Definition of overexpose
: to expose excessively: as a : to expose (as film) to excessive radiation (as light) b : to expose (as a celebrity) to excessive publicity especially to the extent that attraction is diminished
overexposureplay \-ˈspō-zhər\ noun
Examples of overexpose in a sentence
It is harmful to overexpose your skin to the sun's rays.
He has been overexposed by the media.
First Known Use of overexpose
Rhymes with overexpose
anastomose, evening primrose, follow one's nose, look down one's nose, metamorphose, pay through the nose, photocompose, superimpose, underexpose, under one's nose
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