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takingsnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈteɪ.kɪŋz/  us   /ˈteɪ.kɪŋz/
all the money that a business gets from selling things: Our takings were down this week because the weather was so bad.
(Definition of takings from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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takingsnoun [plural]

uk   us   /ˈteɪkɪŋz/
COMMERCE, FINANCE the money that a business gets from selling goods or services during a particular period: takings are up/down The company reports that takings are up 10%. Most of its takings come from selling services to the business market. The robbery happened at 5.30pm as a security guard collected the day's takings. The movie topped the US takings chart after its first weekend.
(Definition of takings from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “takings”
in Arabic إيرادات…
in Korean 매출액…
in Portuguese receita, entradas de dinheiro…
in Catalan ingressos, recaptació…
in Japanese 売り上げ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 毛收入…
in Turkish hâsılat, kazanç, gelir…
in Russian выручка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 收入,進帳…
in Italian incasso…
in Polish wpływy, dochód…
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