Definitions for unprofitableʌnˈprɒf ɪ tə bəl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unprofitable

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unprofitable(adj)

    producing little or no profit or gain

    "deposits abandoned by mining companies as unprofitable"

Wiktionary

  1. unprofitable(Adjective)

    Not making a profit.

    Being a professional poet is a nice job, albeit unprofitable.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ursula K. LeGuin:

    When action grows unprofitable, gather information when information grows unprofitable, sleep.

  2. Ursula K. Le Guin:

    When action grows unprofitable, gather information; when information grows unprofitable, sleep.

  3. James Fenimore Cooper:

    Party leads to vicious, corrupt and unprofitable legislation, for the sole purpose of defeating party.

  4. Hiroyasu Nishikawa:

    Toshiba is still facing a number of daunting issues, such as what to do with its unprofitable PC and TV businesses.

  5. Christopher Wong:

    Management is continuing with their rationalization process and no unprofitable sacred cows have been left untouched.


Translations for unprofitable

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • αντιοικονομικός, ασύμφορος, μη επικερδήςGreek
  • desaventajadoSpanish

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