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gain

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ɡeɪn/
POSITIVE THING C1 something useful or positive that you get: financial gain Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of things
INCREASE C1 an increase in something such as size, weight, or amountBecoming biggerEnlarging and inflating
Translations of “gain”
in Arabic يَكْتَسِب, يَكْسَب…
in Korean 증가…
in Malaysian keuntungan…
in French profit, gain…
in Turkish kazanç, kâr, artma…
in Italian guadagno…
in Chinese (Traditional) 得到東西, 獲得,得到, 收益,獲利…
in Russian прибыль, выгода, увеличение…
in Polish zysk, wzrost…
in Vietnamese lợi lộc…
in Spanish beneficio, ganancia…
in Portuguese ganho…
in Thai ผลประโยชน์…
in German der Gewinn…
in Catalan augment…
in Japanese 増加, 利益…
in Indonesian keuntungan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 得到东西, 获得,得到, 收益,获利…
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