Thesaurus

profits

noun
plural of profit

Synonyms & Antonyms of profits

(Entry 1 of 2)

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 for profits

Words Related to profits

Near Antonyms for profits

profits

verb
present tense third-person singular of profit

Synonyms & Antonyms of profits (Entry 2 of 2)

to provide with something useful or desirable
  • an agreement that profited us all

Synonyms for profits

Words Related to profits

Near Antonyms for profits

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about profits

Cite this Entry

“Profits.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/profits. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on profits

Nglish: Translation of profits for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of profits for Arabic Speakers

Comments on profits

What made you want to look up profits? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

July 2020 Words of the Day Quiz

  • papercraft sunset
  • Which is a synonym of mien?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!