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profit

noun

Definition of PROFIT

1
the amount of money left when expenses are subtracted from the total amount received <after we deducted the cost of sugar, lemons, and paper cups, the profit from a day of lemonade sales was about $20>
2
an increase usually measured in money that comes from labor, business, or property <found that there was a profit in training dogs for rich people>

February 28, 2015
pontificate Hear it
To speak pompously or dogmatically
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