Synonyms for profit

Synonyms for (noun) profit

Synonyms: profit, gain

Definition: the advantageous quality of being beneficial

Similar words: vantage, advantage

Definition: the quality of having a superior or more favorable position

Usage: the experience gave him the advantage over me


Synonyms: 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)

Similar words: income

Definition: the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time

Synonyms for (verb) profit

Synonyms: profit, turn a profit

Definition: make a profit; gain money or materially

Usage: The company has not profited from the merger

Similar words: clear, bring in, take in, earn, gain, make, realise, realize, pull in

Definition: earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages

Usage: How much do you make a month in your new job?; She earns a lot in her new job; this merger brought in lots of money; He clears $5,000 each month


Synonyms: profit, gain, benefit

Definition: derive a benefit from

Usage: She profited from his vast experience

Similar words: acquire, get

Definition: come into the possession of something concrete or abstract

Usage: She got a lot of paintings from her uncle; They acquired a new pet; Get your results the next day; Get permission to take a few days off from work