exploit


exploit
01. A lot of rich people [exploit] the poor to get their money.
02. In old China, capitalists [exploited] the poor by making them work for almost nothing.
03. The [exploitation] of children in developing countries will continue as long as people are willing to buy products at a low price without caring about why they are so cheap.
04. The region has yet to be [exploited] for its newly discovered gold and silver resources.
05. Hugh Hefner's sexual [exploits] have been well-publicized in his magazine Playboy.
06. The young man was able to [exploit] the old woman's illness by getting her to pay him large sums of money to clean and maintain her home.
07. The government appears to want to [exploit] its recent success in passing this popular legislation by calling an immediate election.
08. Economist John Kenneth Galbraith once said that under capitalism, man [exploits] man, but under communism it's just the opposite.
09. The beaver was Canada's first natural resource to be [exploited] by the Europeans.
10. Some people suggest that pornography empowers women, while other believe that it [exploits] them.
11. The government seems to be [exploiting] the environment of fear which has arisen as a result of the terrorist attacks on New York to introduce some laws which seriously curtail civil rights.
12. The development of tools increases people's capacity to [exploit] their environment.
13. Tunisia is rich in mineral wealth, but its [exploitation] of this resource is a relatively new industry.
14. The only mineral that is [exploited] on an industrial scale in Fiji is gold.
15. The country of North Korea is almost completely [unexploited] by commercial tourism.
16. In 1998, a poll showed that that a large majority of people in Britain believed that the late Princess Diana's memory was being [exploited], with 80% saying that her image was being used in ways which demonstrated bad taste.
17. The discovery and [exploitation] of large oil reserves in Equatorial Guinea have contributed to dramatic economic growth in the country.
18. Economic activity in the area of the Arctic Ocean is limited to the [exploitation] of natural resources, including petroleum, natural gas, fish, and seals.
19. Easily manipulated and [exploited], children are often forced into serving as soldiers in some countries.
20. Karl Marx believed that the masses of workers are [exploited] by a small, privileged elite, who control most of the wealth.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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  • exploit — [ ɛksplwa ] n. m. • XIVe; espleit 1080; lat. explicitum, de explicare « accomplir » 1 ♦ Vx ou littér. Action d éclat accomplie à la guerre. ⇒ 2. fait (fait d armes; haut fait), geste. Glorieux, brillant exploit. « les départements bretons,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • exploit — EXPLOIT. s. m. Action signalée, memorable, principalement à la guerre. Exploit militaire. bel exploit. grand exploit. glorieux exploit. il s est signalé par ses exploits. il s est rendu fameux par mille exploits. Il signifie aussi, Un acte que… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • exploit — ex‧ploit [ɪkˈsplɔɪt] verb [transitive] 1. to use something fully and effectively in order to gain a profit or advantage: • New TV companies are fully exploiting the potential of satellite transmission. • the ways in which natural resources are… …   Financial and business terms

  • Exploit — Ex*ploit , n. [OE. esploit success, OF. esploit, espleit,revenue, product, vigor, force, exploit, F. exploit exploit, fr. L. explicitum, prop. p. p. neut. of explicare to unfold, display, exhibit; ex + plicare to fold. See {Ply}, and cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Exploit — (frz. exploa), Heldenthat; e. ation (–ploatassiong), Nutzung, Ausbeutung; exploitiren, einen Auftrag vollziehen; nutzen, ausbeuten …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • exploit — I (make use of) verb apply, avail oneself of, bring into play, capitalize on, consume, employ, exercise, fall back on, find useful, implement, make the most of, manipulate, operate, profit by, put in practice, put into action, put into operation …   Law dictionary