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KK Pronunciation

〔 ˋprɑfIt 〕


〔 ˊprɒfit 〕

Overview of noun profit

The noun profit has 2 senses

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

  • profit, gain -- (the advantageous quality of being beneficial)

Overview of verb profit

The verb profit has 2 senses

  • profit, gain, benefit -- (derive a benefit from; "She profited from his vast experience")

  • profit, turn a profit -- (make a profit; gain money or materially; "The company has not profited from the merger")