Exposedness Ex*pos"ed*ness, n. The state of being exposed, laid open, or unprotected; as, an exposedness to sin or temptation. [1913 Webster]

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  • exposedness — z(ə̇)dnə̇s noun ( es) : the quality or state of being exposed the very exposedness of the position on the stage conduced to mild stage fright …   Useful english dictionary

  • exposedness — noun The state or quality of being exposed …   Wiktionary

  • exposedness — n. being bare, being uncovered or unsheltered …   English contemporary dictionary

  • exposedness — ex·posed·ness …   English syllables

  • exposed — exposedness /ik spoh zid nis/, n. /ik spohzd /, adj. 1. left or being without shelter or protection: The house stood on a windy, exposed cliff. 2. laid open to view; unconcealed: an exposed king of spades. 3. susceptible to attack; vulnerable.… …   Universalium

  • liability — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Responsibility Nouns 1. liability, liableness, responsibility, possibility, probability, contingency, susceptibility; duty; liabilities, debts (see debt); drawback (see hindrance). See tendency. 2.… …   English dictionary for students

  • liability — n. 1. Responsibility, accountableness, accountability, bounden duty. 2. Exposedness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • risk — n hazard, *danger, peril, jeopardy Analogous words: *chance, fortune, luck, accident: exposedness or exposure, liableness or liability, openness (see corresponding adjectives at LIABLE) Contrasted words: safety, security (see corresponding… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • accessibility — n 1. approachability, approachableness, getatableness, Inf. come atableness; ease, convenience, familiarity, familiarness, informality; affability, affableness, geniality, genialness, pleasantness, cordiality, cordialness; sociability,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • exposed — /əkˈspoʊzd/ (say uhk spohzd), /ɛk / (say ek ) adjective 1. left or being without shelter or protection; vulnerable; open to attack. 2. laid open to view; unconcealed. –exposedness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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