exploitation
[ɛksplɔɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
  1. the action or fact of treating someone unfairly in order to benefit from their work.
    "the exploitation of migrant workers"
    synonyms:
    taking advantage · making use · abuse of · misuse · ill treatment ·
    unfair treatment · bleeding dry · sucking dry · squeezing · wringing · manipulation · cheating · swindling · fleecing · victimization · enslavement · slavery · oppression · imposing on · preying on · playing on
  2. the action of making use of and benefiting from resources.
    "the Bronze Age saw exploitation of gold deposits"
    synonyms:
    utilization · utilizing · use · making use of · putting to use ·
    making the most of · capitalization on · cashing in on · milking
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How to use exploitation in a sentence?
commercial exploitation of natural resources in a national park is illegal.
the exploitation of child labour by nineteenth-century industrialists.
his work is concerned with why private property equals exploitation.
Japan's exploitation of commercially important marine resources.
a framework which safeguards employees from exploitation.
the demons of injustice, bigotry, and exploitation.
the Government's exploitation of the fear of crime.
the Bronze Age saw exploitation of gold deposits.
the exploitation of forests for timber.
the exploitation of migrant workers.
How to say exploitation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)uitbuiting
Arabic (NOUN)الاستغلال, استغلال, واستغﻻل
Bangla শোষণ
Bosnian (Latin) eksploatacije
Bulgarian (NOUN)експлоатация
Cantonese (Traditional) 開發
Catalan (NOUN)explotació, valorització, aprofitament
Chinese Simplified 开发
Chinese Traditional 開發
Croatian (NOUN)eksploatacije, iskorištavanja, izrabljivanja
Czech (NOUN)vykořisťování, využívání, užívací, těžbu, zneužití, rybolovem, těžby, těžbě
Danish (NOUN)udnyttelse, udbytning, udvinding, drift
Dutch (NOUN)uitbuiting, exploitatie, benutting, misbruik
Estonian (NOUN)ekspluateerimise, kasutamise, ärakasutamist
Fijian vakalolomataki
Filipino pagsasamantala
Finnish (NOUN)hyväksikäyttö, riistoa, hyödyntämistä
French (NOUN)valorisation
German (NOUN)Ausbeutung, Ausnutzung, Verwertung, Nutzung, Ausschöpfung, Erschließung
Greek (NOUN)εκμετάλλευση, αξιοποίηση, εκµετάλλευσης
Haitian Creole eksplòtasyon
Hebrew (NOUN)ניצול, לניצול, הניצול
Hindi (NOUN)शोषण, दोहन
Hungarian (NOUN)kizsákmányolás, kiaknázása, hasznosítása
Indonesian (NOUN)eksploitasi
Italian (NOUN)sfruttamento, valorizzazione
Japanese (NOUN)搾取, 悪用, 開拓, 悪用される
Kiswahili (NOUN)unyonyaji, utumiaji
Korean (NOUN)착취, 악용
Latvian (NOUN)izmantošanu, ekspluatāciju
Lithuanian (NOUN)išnaudojimo, panaudojimą, eksploatavimo, pritaikymas
Malagasy fanararaotana
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)eksploitasi
Maltese (NOUN)esplojtazzjoni, isfruttament
Norwegian Bokmål utnyttelse
Persian (NOUN)استثمار
Polish (NOUN)eksploatacji, wyzysku, wykorzystania, wydobywania, operacja
Portuguese (NOUN)exploração, aproveitamento
Querétaro Otomi explotación
Romanian (NOUN)exploatare, valorificarea
Russian (NOUN)эксплуатации, освоения
Samoan faatautala
Serbian (Cyrillic) експлоатације
Serbian (Latin) eksploatacije
Slovak (NOUN)vykorisťovania, využívanie, zneužívania, ťažby, ťažbu
Slovenian (NOUN)izkoriščanje, koriščenje
Spanish (NOUN)explotación, aprovechamiento
Swedish (NOUN)exploatering, utnyttjande, tillvaratagande, utvinning
Tahitian araihia
Tamil சுரண்டல்
Telugu దోపిడీ
Thai แสวงหาประโยชน์
Tongan ngaohikovia
Turkish (NOUN)sömürü, yararlanılmasına, Kıymetlendirme, istismar
Ukrainian (NOUN)експлуатації
Urdu (NOUN)استحصال
Vietnamese (NOUN)khai thác
Welsh (NOUN)gamfanteisio, ecsbloetio, ymelwa, ecsploetiaeth, manteisio arno
Yucatec Maya explotación
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