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
But the bottom line is that Kleber has started 34 games this season and a future in some capacity with the team looks probable.
The bottom line is that there’s really no evidence Democrats nationally are suffering from too many primaries or too much infighting.
The bottom line is that a federal government largely made up of white men seems to have real difficulty acknowledging white male violence.
The bottom line is, the Browns will have one of the best receivers in the NFL -- one who led the NFL with 1,646 yards in 2013 -- on their roster in 2018 for less than $800,000.
The bottom line is these folks are not taking responsibility for the disturbance their animal is causing.
The bottom line is, who pays for the cost to upgrade the technology: the property owner or the operator?
For a firm that sells itself on reading markets better than anyone else, that bet has hurt its reputation as well as its bottom line.
Of course, reviews don’t always negatively affect a film’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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