Synonyms for unprofitable

Synonyms for (adjective) unprofitable

Synonyms: unprofitable

Definition: producing little or no profit or gain

Usage: deposits abandoned by mining companies as unprofitable

Similar words: dead, idle

Definition: not yielding a return

Usage: dead capital; idle funds


Similar words: lean

Definition: not profitable or prosperous

Usage: a lean year


Similar words: marginal

Definition: producing at a rate that barely covers production costs

Usage: marginal industries


Similar words: unremunerative

Definition: not yielding profit or recompense

Usage: an unremunerative occupation