profit

All Noun Verb
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  • Info A financial benefit that is realized when the amount of revenue gained from a business activity exceeds the expenses, costs and taxes needed to sustain the activity. more...
  • These games were perhaps the first games of a new era to make a profit.
  • Although the record made her a star, she saw little of the profits.
  • The city has three city parks and one non-profit nature center.
  • The non-profit uses the farm as a national training center and retreat site.
  • The houses then are sold to those in need at no profit and with no interest charged.
  • No one can say that the country has not profited by their work. Cited from Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, by Richardson
  • He had profited by his three days at home to think things out. Cited from The City and the World and Other Stories, by Francis Clement Kelley
  • A non-profit group is working with the city to develop a long-term plan for the property.
  • It has long been operated as a non-profit organization.
  • Carolina was settled to make profit from trade and also by selling land.
  • The association can have industrial and/or commercial activities but the members cannot get any profit from these activities.
  • That year, the first profit in five years was announced, along with an important increase in market share.
  • In order to profit from intellectual capital, knowledge management has become a task for management.
  • They were also given the right to a twenty-five percent share in the profit of their firm.
  • The business goals may be defined both for non-profit or for-profit organizations.
  • Any amount over and above that required to maintain the capital at the beginning of the period is profit.
  • He is the co-founder of non-profit organization Hand in Hand.
  • Major projects such were developed by non-profit, state and federal agencies.
  • Though never as popular as his earlier works, he profited from them.
  • It is today used as a non-profit Senior's Services center.
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Meaning of profit

  • noun The advantageous quality of being beneficial
  • verb Derive a benefit from
    She profited from his vast experience
  • verb Make a profit; gain money or materially
    The company has not profited from the merger