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Profit (IPA: /ˈpɹɑfət/, /ˈpɹɑfɪt/)


Profit (n.)

Acquisition beyond expenditure; excess of value received for producing, keeping, or selling, over cost; hence, pecuniary gain in any transaction or occupation; emolument; as, a profit on the sale of goods.

Profit (n.)

Accession of good; valuable results; useful consequences; benefit; avail; gain; as, an office of profit,

Profit (n.)

To be of service to; to be good to; to help on; to benefit; to advantage; to avail; to aid; as, truth profits all men.

Profit (v. i.)

To gain advantage; to make improvement; to improve; to gain; to advance.

Profit (v. i.)

To be of use or advantage; to do or bring good.

Profit

(in the accounting sense of the excess of revenue over cost) sum of two components: normal profit and economic profit

Profit

Monetary income distributed to the owner of an enterprise

Profit

U.S. television drama series

Profit

Russian film production company

Profit

Human settlement in United States Virgin Islands, United States of America

Profit Synonyms

Gain

Profit Synonyms

Net Profit, Net, Earnings, Profits, Net Income, Lucre

Profit Synonyms

Benefit, Gain

Profit Synonyms

Turn A Profit

PROFIT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Poultry rapid overnight field identification test

PROFIT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Program for Financed Insurance Techniques

PROFIT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Programmed Reviewing, Ordering and Forecasting Inventory Technique

Profit Rhymes


Moffat, Moffatt, Offutt, Profit, Profitt, Prophet

Nonprofit


Profit (Last Name / Surname)

Profit is the #17,182 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 1,648 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Profit in Spanish is Lucro

Tagalog Translation

Profit in Tagalog is Gana

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A king ruleth as he ought, a tyrant as he lists, a king to the profit of all, a tyrant only to please a few." - Tyranny

Example Sentence (Quote)

" And so today, in this year of war, 1945, we have learned lessons at a fearful cost and we shall profit by them." - Franklin D. Roosevelt

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Any enjoyment or profit we get from life, we get Now; to kill Now is to abridge our own lives." - Robertson Davies

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Corporation, n. An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility." - Ambrose Bierce

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Corporation, n. An ingenious device for securing individual profit without individual responsibility." - Corporations


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