profit a prendre


profit a pren·​dre
variants or profit à prendre
plural profits a prendre or profits à prendre
: a right, privilege, or interest that allows one to use the soil or products (as fish and game) of another's property

Word History


Anglo-French, literally, profit to be taken

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“Profit a prendre.” Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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