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 profit profit

noun

  • ( ) the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)  ( earnings, lucre, net, net income, net profit, profit, profits )
    the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
  • ( ) the advantageous quality of being beneficial  ( gain, profit )
    the advantageous quality of being beneficial
  • verb

  • ( ) make a profit; gain money or materially  ( profit, turn a profit )
    make a profit; gain money or materially
     The company has not profited from the merger
    The company has not profited from the merger
  • ( ) derive a benefit from  ( benefit, gain, profit )
    derive a benefit from
     She profited from his vast experience
    She profited from his vast experience


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