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profit

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of profit

  1. 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> Synonyms earnings, gain, lucre, net, payoff, proceeds, return Related Words cleanup, killing, windfall; bottom line; gross, sales; compensation, emolument, income, pay, payment, remittal, requital, salary, wages; interest, return, revenue, yield Near Antonyms charge, cost, disbursement, expenditure, expense, loss, outgo, outlay

  2. 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> Synonyms earnings, gain(s), incoming(s), proceeds, income, return, revenue, yieldRelated Words killing, windfall; salary, take-home pay, tips, wages; bankroll, capital, coffers, exchequer, finances, funds, money, pocket, pocketbook, resources, wherewithalNear Antonyms charge, cost, disbursement, expenditures, expenses, outgo, outlay




profit

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of profit

  1. to provide with something useful or desirable <an agreement that profited us all> Synonyms advantage, avail, help, benefit, serveRelated Words succeed, work (for); aid, assist; better, improve; content, delight, gladden, gratify, please, satisfy; blessNear Antonyms hinder, impede; damage, harm, hurt, impair, injure; afflict, distress, upset





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