self-exposing


self-exposing
adj.

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  • self-incrimination — /self in krim euh nay sheuhn, self /, n. the act of incriminating oneself or exposing oneself to prosecution, esp. by giving evidence or testimony. [1920 25] * * * In criminal law, the giving of evidence that might tend to expose the witness to… …   Universalium

  • Self-exposure — Self ex*po sure, n. The act of exposing one s self; the state of being so exposed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • self-incrimination — self′ incrimina′tion n. the act of incriminating oneself or exposing oneself to prosecution, esp. by giving evidence or testimony • Etymology: 1920–25 self′ incrim′inating, adj …   From formal English to slang

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  • Exposing — Expose Ex*pose , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exposed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exposing}.] [F. exposer; pref. ex (L. ex out)+poser to place. See {Pose}, v. t.] 1. To set forth; to set out to public view; to exhibit; to show; to display; as, to expose goods for …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • self-incrimination — noun an accusation that incriminates yourself • Hypernyms: ↑incrimination, ↑inculpation, ↑blame * * * | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : incrimination of oneself; specifically : the giving of evidence or answering questions the tendency of …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-degradation — Putting oneself in a degrading position. Testimony of a witness not exposing him to any criminal prosecution or rendering him liable to any penalty or forfeiture, yet having a direct tendency to degrade his reputation. 58 Am J1st Witn § 35 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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