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exploits

verb
present tense third-person singular of exploit

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to take unfair advantage of
  • the type of person who exploits a friend's good nature by constantly sponging off of him

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2 to control or take advantage of by artful, unfair, or insidious means
  • a politician more than willing to exploit any national tragedy for political gain

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3 to put into action or service
  • it will be a shame if you don't exploit your artistic talent to the fullest

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exploits

noun
plural of exploit

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1 an act of notable skill, strength, or cleverness
  • the fanciful exploits of the giant lumberjack Paul Bunyan

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2 something done by someone
  • once famed as an actor, John Wilkes Booth is now remembered for a single exploit, his assassination of Lincoln

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3 an exciting or noteworthy event that one experiences firsthand
  • a memoir recounting three decades of exploits as a roving foreign correspondent for TV news

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“Exploits.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/exploits. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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