a notable deed or featHis wartime exploits were made into a TV series.
an incredible feat of agility
My insurance covers acts of sabotage.
a conference celebrating women's achievements
I set off for a new adventure in the US on the first day of the year.
a bold promotional stunt
His heroic deeds were celebrated in every corner of the country.
The accomplishments of the past year are quite extraordinary.
the attainment of independence
The whole ridiculous escapade was his idea.
to take advantage of a person or situation for one's own endsCasual workers are being exploited for very low wages.
take advantage of,
He showed how the rich and powerful can abuse their position.
Be careful she's not just using you.
He's a very difficult character. He manipulates people.
She was unable, for once, to manipulate events.
A few people tried to milk the insurance companies.
His parents should not have misused him.
dump on (slang),
The rescued hostages said they had not been ill-treated.
shit on (taboo, slang),
play on or upon
to make the best use ofThe opposition are exploiting the situation to their advantage.
make the best use of,
Officials used loud-hailers to call for calm.
make use of,
utilize, , ,
Sound engineers utilize a range of techniques.
put to use,
make capital out of,
use to advantage,
use to good advantage,
live off the backs of,
turn to account,
profit by or from
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in the sense of abuse
to take advantage of dishonestlyHe showed how the rich and powerful can abuse their position.
in the sense of accomplishment
something successfully completedThe accomplishments of the past year are quite extraordinary.
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Life on the edge
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