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exploit

 
Noun exploit has 1 sense
  1. deed, feat, effort, exploit - a notable achievement; "he performed a great deed"; "the book was her finest effort"
    --1 is a kind of accomplishment, achievement
    --1 has particulars:
     acquiring, getting; causing, causation; delivery, obstetrical delivery; departure, going, going away, leaving; derring-do; discovery, find, uncovering; disposal, disposition; hit; implementation, effectuation; egress, egression, emergence; equalization, equalisation, leveling; exhumation, disinterment, digging up; mitzvah, mitsvah; propulsion, actuation; rally, rallying; recovery, retrieval; running away; stunt; touch, touching; tour de force
Verb exploit has 3 senses
  1. exploit, work - use or manipulate to one's advantage; "He exploit the new taxation system"; "She knows how to work the system"; "he works his parents for sympathy"
    --1 is one way to use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ
    Derived forms: noun exploitation2, noun exploitation1, noun exploiter1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  2. exploit, tap - draw from; make good use of; "we must exploit the resources we are given wisely"
    --2 is one way to use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ
    Derived form: noun exploitation1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. overwork, exploit - work excessively hard; "he is exploiting the students"
    --3 is one way to work, put to work
    Derived form: noun exploitation1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
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