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1profit/ˈprɑːfət/noun
pluralprofits
1profit
/ˈprɑːfət/
noun
pluralprofits
Learner's definition of PROFIT  
: money that is made in a business, through investing, etc., after all the costs and expenses are paid : a financial gain
[count]
[noncount]
— opposite loss
[noncount]formal  : the advantage or benefit that is gained from doing something
2profit/ˈprɑːfət/verb
profitsprofitedprofiting
2profit
/ˈprɑːfət/
verb
profitsprofitedprofiting
Learner's definition of PROFIT  
[no object]  : to get an advantage or benefit from something — often + by or from
   b  [+ object]  : to be an advantage to (someone) : to help (someone)
[no object]  : to earn or get money by or from something
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