Definition of exploited
: used for someone's advantage an exploited resource Pescatarians … are forgetting the fact that fish are the most exploited species on our planet. — NationalPost.com When a system becomes victim to an exploited vulnerability or an intruder, its behavior often changes.— David Hamm especially, of a person : unfairly or meanly used for another's advantage He dedicated his life to improving the wages and working conditions of one of the nation's poorest and most exploited groups of workers … — James C. Harrington
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