Definitions For Profit


  • The advantageous quality of being beneficial
  • The excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
  • 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 from doing something


  • Make a profit; gain money or materially
  • Derive a benefit from
  • To get an advantage or benefit from something
  • To be an advantage to (someone) : to help (someone)
  • To earn or get money byor fromsomething

Is Profit a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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Words with Friends

The word Profit is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Profit in a Sentence

  • The company made a profit this year.
  • Profits are up from last year.
  • There was a rise in profits this year.
  • It would profit him to take some computer classes.
  • The company has profited by selling its products online.
  • He profited greatly from his investments.

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