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exposes

verb
present tense third-person singular of expose

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1 to reveal the true nature of
  • a well-researched article that exposes the UFO story as a hoax

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3 to make known (something abstract) through outward signs
  • the tight race for the championship exposed one team's mean streak

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4 to present so as to invite notice or attention
  • I didn't want to expose my ignorance in front of the others, so I kept silent

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“Exposes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/exposes. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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