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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A brilliant achievement.

Watch out! You may see this word with another pronunciation and its meaning is then different.
Used as a noun, listen here, it means: A brilliant achievement. Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To use selfishly or take unfair advantage.

Usage examples (39)
  • The scientific discovery turned out to be quite an interesting exploit for the researcher.
  • He exploit the new taxation system
  • We must exploit the resources we are given wisely
  • Noun : the exploits of Alexander the Great for more
Tutoring comment
  • ''exploit" is a heteronym, which means you may find it with different pronunciations and different meanings.
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