not-for-profit

adjective

Definition of not-for-profit

First Known Use of not-for-profit

1919


NOT-FOR-PROFIT Defined for English Language Learners

not-for-profit

adjective

Definition of not-for-profit for English Language Learners

  • : not existing or done for the purpose of making a profit


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