the act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful
"the development of Alaskan resources"; "the exploitation of copper deposits"
exploitation, victimization, victimisation, using(noun)
an act that exploits or victimizes someone (treats them unfairly)
"capitalistic exploitation of the working class"; "paying Blacks less and charging them more is a form of victimization"
The act of exploiting or utilizing.
the act of exploiting or utilizing
This article discusses the term exploitation in the meaning of using something in an unjust or cruel manner.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
1. Taking full advantage of success in military operations, following up initial gains, and making permanent the temporary effects already achieved. 2. Taking full advantage of any information that has come to hand for tactical, operational, or strategic purposes. 3. An offensive operation that usually follows a successful attack and is designed to disorganize the enemy in depth. See also attack; pursuit.
Using a person or situation to benefit personally from.
Foster homes in the beginning were exploiting the children.
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Rank popularity for the word 'exploitation' in Nouns Frequency: #2539
The numerical value of exploitation in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of exploitation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of exploitation in a Sentence
There was an unawareness about sexual exploitation as a serious violation of child rights.
I look forward to using my experiences to help other women and girls suffering abuse and exploitation.
Pedophilia, child exploitation, child pornography... we must be firm on this as children are our responsibility.
We hope that the decision will strike a fatal blow to the political exploitation of the death of Laquan McDonald.
This narrative of senility, exploitation of this helpless little old lady is just hogwash. It's just complete bunk.
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Translations for exploitation
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- بهره برداریPersian
- uitbaten, exploitatie, uitbuitingDutch
- wykorzystanie, spożytkowanie, wyzyskPolish
- примене́ние, испо́льзование, эксплуата́цияRussian
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