UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌɛksplɔɪˈteɪʃən/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌɛksplɔɪˈteɪʃən/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(ek′sploi tāshən)

WordReference English Collocations © 2020


Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. [human, migrant, animal] exploitation
  2. the exploitation of [slaves, workers, children]
  3. the exploitation of [child, migrant] workers
  4. put an end to [worker, class] exploitation
  5. the exploitation of [Earth, our planet]
  6. the exploitation of [a chance, an opportunity, a weakness]
  7. [mineral, oil, gas, commercial] exploitation
  8. the exploitation of [gold, ore, iron] deposits
  9. was an era of [gold, diamond] exploitation
  10. benefitted from the exploitation of [resources, oil]
  11. the [community, local economy] benefits directly from the exploitation
n as adj
  1. [pursue, identify] exploitation opportunities
  2. has exploitation potential
  3. has been [granted, given] exploitation rights
'exploitation' also found in these entries:

Report an inappropriate ad.