Definition of exploited:
Synonyms for exploited:
used, milked, employed, overworked, put to use, oppressed, put-upon, abused, utilized, ill-used, victimised, overburdened, taken advantage of, misused, overtaxed, worked, made use of, secondhand, victimized.
The whole was lighted by a strong white light from above, through the milk- hued glass- one of Herzog's own inventions, by the way; a wonderful, light- intensifying glass, which would bend but not break; an invention which, had he himself profited by it, would have brought him millions, but which the partners had exploited without ever having given him a single penny above his very moderate salary.- "The Air Trust", George Allan England.
- "The Vitamine Manual", Walter H. Eddy.
Peron, under the guise of a man of science collecting facts about butterflies and grasshoppers, exploited his hosts for information of a political and military nature; whilst Freycinet, ostensibly examining the harbour in the interest of navigation, made plans of places suitable for landing troops.- "The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders", Ernest Scott.