Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Profit"

The meaning of "Profit" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does profit puzzle mean?
A: thank you so much! Clear!
Q: What does To make a profit mean?
A: to make money
Q: What does The profit is paid out to shareholders mean?
A: "pay out" is just used in contests and casino's. Its a term used when the money goes to the winner.

"pay" is a general term meaning you gave money in exchange for a service or item.
Q: What does profit cap mean?
A: Cap is like maximum. For example, some sports teams in America have a salary cap. That means there is a maximum amount of money that every team can spend paying its players. Google says the NBA (Basketball) has a salary cap set to $94.14 million dollars for each team.

I'm not familiar with profit cap, but my guess is that whatever the number is, it's the maximum amount of profit that can be made by a person, company, whatever.
Q: What does corporate profit does not trump environmental health mean?
A: Corporate profit is not more important than environmental health.

Example sentences using "Profit"

Q: Please show me example sentences with handsome profit .
A: He spent the weekend selling lemonade for $1 a glass. Since he got the mixture for free, he made a handsome profit.

My brother started buying old bicycles, fixing them up and reselling them. He just got a beautiful one for extremely cheap and stands to make a handsome profit.
Q: Please show me example sentences with profit.
A: The company’s profits are in an all time low
Q: Please show me example sentences with profit(n) and profitable .
A: Nightclubs can be a very profitable business
There is no profit in angering them for no reason
Profits for the next quarter are looking promising
Q: Please show me example sentences with profit.
A: The shop showed profit when they started selling chocolate chip cookies.

The school saw there was no profit being made from the concession stands.
Q: Please show me example sentences with profit.
A: The man bought a car for twenty dollars then sold if for forty dollars making a profit of twenty dollars

Synonyms of "Profit" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between profit and interest ?
A: Profit is a surplus that you get when you sold something. Interest is an extra (usually in percentage) of a loan.
Q: What is the difference between profit and benefit ?
A: Profit is related to money.
Benefit can be related to anything positive.
Q: What is the difference between profit and benefit ?
A: Profit is something you gain from selling something.

Benefit is an advantage/aid/help you get for paying a sum of money.
Ex. The benefit in paying car insurance is when your car gets damaged, insurance company will pay for it instead you.
Q: What is the difference between a profit and a revenue ?
A: A revenue is all money earned. A profit is the money earned minus the money spent to earn that money.

Translations of "Profit"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? handsome profit
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? profit and loss statement
A: Profit and Loss Statement
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? profit
profit
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? How do you say profit in Urdu
A: @Poonampariyani
Benefit / munafah
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? what does profit mean?
A: @cynthya1d_: to make more money than you spent

Other questions about "Profit"

Q: The company’s profit reduced as much as 10 percent compare to last year.
does this sound natural?
A: ... compared to last year.
Q: He is not acting on personal profit or gain but rather values duties and humanity. does this sound natural?
A: It’s natural but maybe this would make it flow a tad bit better...
He is not acting on personal profit or gain but rather values “his” duties and humanity.
Q: I made a profit of 5,000yen when I sold some books. does this sound natural?
A: Perfect!
Q: You can't get enough profit to live from a small amount of investment in stocks. does this sound natural?
A: It sounds good but there are a few extra words you could remove to make the statement more concise.

You could convey the same ideas by saying:

"You can't profit enough from a few stock investments to live off of."

Or you could reword it:

"You can't live off of the small profit you get from a few stock investments."

Hope this helps! :)
Q: The profit margin in Japan has been negatively affected by the cost of the imported parts due to the depreciation of the Yen. does this sound natural?
A: what does 'parts' mean..

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