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Origin of exploit1
synonym study for exploit
Definition for exploit (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
noun Digital Technology.
- a flaw in hardware or software that is vulnerable to hacking or other cyberattacks.
- a piece of software that takes advantage of such a flaw to compromise a computer system or network.
Origin of exploit2
OTHER WORDS FROM exploit
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Fawning accounts describe his minuet prowess alongside his exploits in defeating the British.Not all presidents’ dance skills are created equal|Bonnie Berkowitz, Joanne Lee|January 21, 2021|Washington Post
More surprisingly, the technology can protect the lives of poachers as well by preventing them from engaging in illegal exploits, Loucks says.This blind rhino’s infrared security system could help stop poachers|Rachael Zisk|November 12, 2020|Popular Science
The story centers on a journalist’s exploits as he travels to lush Snaktooth Island to interview a potentially specious explorer and leader.‘Bugsnax’ is charming and funny, but sapped by vexing gameplay|Harold Goldberg|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
We can follow along — Devito chronicled his exploits as “The Great American Winery Stroopwaffle” on YouTube channel and his blog.Good wine is now being made in most parts of the country. Here’s how to find it.|Dave McIntyre|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
Despite my discomfort, I imagined that getting out of the bag to find socks would be a far graver exploit.Winter camping is not for the faint of heart. Here’s how to do it.|Melanie D.G. Kaplan|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
He exploited a physique that most would try desperately to diminish.
Maybe--but he exploited his profile as effectively as any pinup.
Better than anyone though, Murdoch saw and exploited the emotional needs satisfied by the pursuit of celebrity.Murdoch on the Rocks: How a Lone Reporter Revealed the Mogul's Tabloid Terror Machine|Clive Irving|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Superman is America in that he was created by hard-working, exploited immigrants.Superman Is Jewish: The Hebrew Roots of America's Greatest Superhero|Rich Goldstein|August 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Natural gas has been exploited in the province since the 1970s, initially by a Soviet energy project.The Warlord Who Defines Afghanistan: An Excerpt From Bruce Riedel’s ’What We Won’|Bruce Riedel|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Besides, you may become the plaything of advocates,” added Mashko, “and be exploited without limit.Children of the Soil|Henryk Sienkiewicz
There is still a mine of such material to be exploited by all who care to study the vernacular.Alone|Norman Douglas
Out of these three discoveries has sprung the latest phase of wireless telegraphy, as exploited by Signor Marconi.The Romance of Modern Invention|Archibald Williams
All the methods by which the cunning scoundrel could escape justice are exploited.The Thirteenth|James J. Walsh
The pine-forests are also just beginning to be exploited, and one or two successful lumber enterprises have been started.Salvador of the Twentieth Century|Percy F. Martin