Definition of bottom line
Examples of bottom line in a Sentence
If our flight is late, we will miss our connection. That's the bottom line.
A student with special needs can stress a school's budget, but the bottom line is that the state must provide for the child's education.
How will these changes affect our bottom line?
He's always got his eye on the bottom line.
He says his bottom line is $120,000.
Recent Examples of bottom line from the Web
The bottom line is we’re here to win, and anybody here should have that mindset.
The bottom line is these young men are prepared to go to the next level.
The bottom line is that Steph was hired as an assistant, and Kim wanted to keep it like that.
The bottom line is that Wilson was trying to get a listen to a House Majority meeting happening behind closed doors.
The bottom line is that the BPA's rates have been increasing faster than those of other utilities or prices in wholesale power markets.
The bottom line is this is the best mechanical rate scenario for songwriters in U.S. history, which is critically important as interactive streaming continues to dominate the market.
The bottom line is that NASA does not have the funding to pay for the enormous Space Launch System (SLS) rocket, the Orion crew spacecraft, the Deep Space Gateway (DSG), and continue funding the ISS.
Put another way: Every penny raised at the event would go directly to Mar-a-Lago's bottom line.
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bottom line Synonyms
sum and substance, the long and short (or the long and the short);
BOTTOM-LINE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bottom line for English Language Learners
the bottom line : the most important part of something : the most important thing to consider
: the final result or outcome
: a company's profits or losses
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