An example of exploit is a journey to the top of a large mountain.
An example of exploit is to pretend to befriend an intelligent student in class for the sole purpose of copying his homework.
Exploit one's talents.
A corporation that exploited peasant labor.
The first trek to the summit of Mount Everest was a stunning exploit.
To exploit a new product.
Origin of exploit
- Middle English from Old French esploit from Latin explicitum neuter past participle of explicāre to unfold explicate
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French esploit (noun), esploitier (verb).