underexpose

verb
un·der·ex·pose | \ˌən-dər-ik-ˈspōz \
underexposed; underexposing; underexposes

Definition of underexpose 

transitive verb

: to expose insufficiently especially : to expose (something, such as film) to insufficient radiation (such as light)

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underexposure \ˌən-dər-ik-ˈspō-zhər \ noun

Examples of underexpose in a Sentence

The film was underexposed and the pictures came out too dark.

First Known Use of underexpose

1861, in the meaning defined above

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underexpose

verb

English Language Learners Definition of underexpose

: to allow too little light to fall on (film in a camera) when you are taking a photograph

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