Definitions for unprofitableʌnˈprɒf ɪ tə bəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•prof•it•a•bleʌnˈprɒf ɪ tə bəl(adj.)

  1. not showing or turning a profit.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. pointless or futile.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of unprofitable:

1275–1325

un•prof′it•a•bly(adv.)

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.

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