Synonyms for margin

Synonyms for (noun) margin

Synonyms: margin, leeway, tolerance, allowance

Definition: a permissible difference; allowing some freedom to move within limits

Similar words: divergence, disagreement, discrepancy, variance

Definition: a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions

Usage: a growing divergence of opinion


Synonyms: margin

Definition: an amount beyond the minimum necessary

Usage: the margin of victory

Similar words: amount

Definition: the relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion

Usage: an adequate amount of food for four people


Synonyms: margin

Definition: the blank space that surrounds the text on a page

Usage: he jotted a note in the margin

Similar words: blank space, space, place

Definition: a blank area

Usage: write your name in the space provided


Synonyms: margin, gross profit, gross profit margin

Definition: (finance) the net sales minus the cost of goods and services sold

Similar words: earnings, net, net income, net profit, profit, profits, lucre

Definition: the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)


Synonyms: security deposit, margin

Definition: the amount of collateral a customer deposits with a broker when borrowing from the broker to buy securities

Similar words: deposit, down payment

Definition: a partial payment made at the time of purchase; the balance to be paid later


Synonyms: margin, perimeter, border

Definition: the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary

Similar words: bound, boundary, edge

Definition: a line determining the limits of an area