What does profits mean?

Definitions for profits
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. net income, net, net profit, lucre, profit, profits, earnings(noun)

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

  2. winnings, win, profits(noun)

    something won (especially money)

Wiktionary

  1. profits(Noun)

    Collective form of profit.

Editors Contribution

  1. profits

    Plural noun of profit.

    The company declared its annual profits on its website in a transparent format so employees, management, shareholders and other interested parties could view them.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 28, 2016  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'profits' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1780

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'profits' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2842

How to pronounce profits?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
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    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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How to say profits in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of profits in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of profits in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of profits in a Sentence

  1. Le Maire:

    We have to address the issue of digital companies making profits in many countries without any physical presence, which means without paying the due level of taxes.

  2. Alexandre Carpenter:

    To the contrary. They demand that the business grow and generate more profits every year.

  3. Koichi Miyata:

    There is a limit to what we can do on our own for fintech, if they (fintech start-ups) join our group, we can lock in all of profits we generate together.

  4. Scott Colyer:

    We’re seeing a spike in the dollar, which has downward pressure on earnings for companies relying on exporting overseas…history would show that today’s reaction might be a little confused, but over the next week, or month or year, when you get a jobs pickup like this, it’s a sign of a healthy economy and future profits.

  5. Biraj Borkhataria:

    Given the lack of visibility on the repeatability of these profits, we have largely maintained our downstream (refining and trading) earnings estimates.

Images & Illustrations of profits

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