Definitions for overexposeˌoʊ vər ɪkˈspoʊz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•ver•ex•poseˌoʊ vər ɪkˈspoʊz(v.t.)-posed, -pos•ing.

  1. to expose too much, as to public view.

  2. to expose (a photographic film, plate, etc.) to too much light.

    Category: Photography

o`ver•ex•po′sure-ˈspoʊ ʒər(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. overexpose(verb)

    expose to too much light

    "the photographic film was overexposed and there is no image"

  2. overexpose(verb)

    expose excessively

    "As a child, I was overexposed to French movies"


  1. overexpose(Verb)

    To expose excessively.

  2. overexpose(Verb)

    Of a famous person, to provide excessive publicity, publication or reporting regarding that person.

  3. overexpose(Verb)

    To expose of film to light during the development process for a longer time than is required to accurately produce the image.


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