the monetary surplus left to a producer or employer after deducting wages, rent, cost of raw materials, etc.: The company works on a small margin of profit.
advantage; benefit; gain.
(USED WITHOUT OBJECT)
to gain an advantage or benefit: He profited greatly from his schooling.
to take advantage: to profit from the weaknesses of others.
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Profit (accounting), the difference between the purchase price and the costs of ...
DEFINITION of 'Profit'. A financial benefit that is realized when the amount of
revenue gained from a business activity exceeds the expenses, costs and taxes ...
money that is made in a business, through investing, etc., after all the costs and
expenses are paid : a financial gain. : the advantage or benefit that is gained ...
Financial gain from a transaction or from a period of investment or business
activity, usually calculated as income in excess of costs or as the final value of an
Definition of profit: The surplus remaining after total costs are deducted from total
revenue, and the basis on which tax is computed and dividend is paid. It is the ...
profit. See definition in Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary. Line breaks: profit
... 1Obtain a financial advantage or benefit: the only people to profit from the ...
Profit is a benefit or gain, usually monetary. An example of profit is the money a
business has left after paying their expenses. YourDictionary definition and ...
Definition of profit: The positive gain from an investment or business operation
after subtracting for all expenses. opposite of loss.
Profit is the positive gain remaining for a business after all costs and expenses
have been deducted from total sales. Profit is also referred to as the bottom line, ...