Meaning of self-exposure in English:

self-exposure

Pronunciation /ˌsɛlfɪkˈspəʊʒə/ /ˌsɛlfɛkˈspəʊʒə/

noun

  • 1(Deliberate) exposure of oneself to danger, censure, or an undesirable situation.

  • 2(Now chiefly) revelation of one's thoughts, beliefs, or feelings; exposure of (often sensitive or embarrassing) information about oneself.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Edward Young (bap. 1683, d. 1765), writer.