Definition of overexpose
: to expose excessively: such asa : 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 \ˌō-vər-ik-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
OVEREXPOSE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of overexpose for English Language Learners
: 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)
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