March 27th, 2013

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Shakespearean Imagination

Friends, what cheer?

It's Wednesday again, which means another installment of Shakespearean Imagination!

The word for today is:

exposure : ex•po•sure /ikˈspōZHər/ (noun) :

- The state of being exposed to contact with something.
- An act or instance of being uncovered or unprotected.

Synonyms: exposition - disclosure - display - revelation

First seen in Shakespeare's Troilus and Cressida (written 1601 - 1602). The full text of the play may be found here.