As a noun exploit
is a heroic or extraordinary deed.
As a verb exploit
is to use for one’s own advantage.
As a proper noun success is
a town in arkansas.
A heroic or extraordinary deed.
(computing) A program or technique that exploits a vulnerability in other software.
To use for one’s own advantage.
* take advantage of,
* successe (archaic)
(obsolete) Something which happens as a consequence; the outcome or result.
* 1644 , (John Milton), Aeropagitica :
The achievement of one's aim or goal.
- I suppose them as at the beginning of no meane endeavour, not a little alter'd and mov'd inwardly in their mindes: Some with doubt of what will be the successe , others with fear of what will be the censure; some with hope, others with confidence of what they have to speake.
(business) financial profitability.
- His third attempt to pass the entrance exam was a success .
One who, or that which, achieves assumed goals.
- Don't let success go to your head.
- Scholastically, he was a success .
The fact of getting or achieving wealth, respect, or fame.
- The new range of toys has been a resounding success .
- She is country music's most recent success .
* nothing succeeds like success