To expose is defined as to make something visible or make something known.(verb)
An example of expose is when someone finds out about a scandal and publicizes it.
See expose in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME exposen < OFr exposer < L expositus, pp. of exponere (see expound) but infl. by OFr poser: see pose
See expose in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb ex·posed, ex·pos·ing, ex·pos·es
Origin: Middle English exposen
Origin: , from Old French exposer
Origin: , alteration (influenced by poser, to put, place)
Origin: of Latin expōnere, to set forth; see expound.
Origin: , past participle of exposer, to expose
Origin: , from Old French; see expose.
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