Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun exposure

10 senses of exposure

Sense 1
exposure -- (vulnerability to the elements; to the action of heat or cold or wind or rain; "exposure to the weather" or "they died from exposure";)
       => vulnerability -- (susceptibility to injury or attack)

Sense 2
exposure -- (the act of subjecting someone to an influencing experience; "she denounced the exposure of children to pornography")
       => influence -- (causing something without any direct or apparent effort)

Sense 3
exposure -- (the disclosure of something secret; "they feared exposure of their campaign plans")
       => disclosure, revelation, revealing -- (the speech act of making something evident)

Sense 4
exposure -- (aspect resulting from the direction a building or window faces; "the studio had a northern exposure")
       => view, aspect, prospect, scene, vista, panorama -- (the visual percept of a region; "the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views")

Sense 5
vulnerability, exposure -- (the state of being vulnerable or exposed; "his vulnerability to litigation"; "his exposure to ridicule")
       => danger -- (the condition of being susceptible to harm or injury; "you are in no danger"; "there was widespread danger of disease")

Sense 6
exposure -- (the intensity of light falling on a photographic film or plate; "he used the wrong exposure")
       => light unit -- (a measure of the visible electromagnetic radiation)

Sense 7
photograph, photo, exposure, picture, pic -- (a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material)
       => representation -- (a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something)

Sense 8
exposure -- (the act of exposing film to light)
       => photography, picture taking -- (the act of taking and printing photographs)

Sense 9
exposure -- (presentation to view in an open or public manner; "the exposure of his anger was shocking")
       => presentation, presentment, demonstration -- (a show or display; the act of presenting something to sight or view; "the presentation of new data"; "he gave the customer a demonstration")

Sense 10
exposure -- (abandoning without shelter or protection (as by leaving as infant out in the open))
       => abandonment, forsaking, desertion -- (the act of giving something up)

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