Student Thesaurus

One entry found for exposure.
Entry Word: exposure
Function: noun
Text: 1 the state of being left without shelter or protection against something harmful <some people avoid situations in which there is a high level of exposure to germs>
Synonyms liability, openness, vulnerability
Related Words susceptibility; defenselessness, helplessness, weakness; danger, jeopardy, peril, risk
Near Antonyms protection, safeguarding, sheltering, shielding
2 the act or an instance of making known something previously unknown or concealed <the exposure by the local newspaper of the kickback scheme in the public works department> -- see REVELATION